October 2009 Archives

I had the honor of being invited to provide a presentation to the New Jersey Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Association on October 18, 2009. The conference was held at the Sheraton Eatontown, and was well a...

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A recent case from the Federal Court in New York has demonstrated that it is an abuse of discretion to terminate a claimant where liability had been accepted for a lengthy period of time, with no chan...

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Often, when reviewing a claimant's eligibility for benefits, an insurance company will attempt to contact the claimant's treating physician via a "peer-to-peer" telephone call. In these instances, an ...

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Despite bringing in one of the insurance industry's big guns for hire - a doctor whose practice is more focused on helping insurance companies keep a healthy bottom line than with patient care - Frank...

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California's insurance commissioner Poinzer announced that the California Department of Insurance has reached a $600,000 settlement agreement with LINA - Life Insurance Company of North America (an in...

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