February 2013 Archives

We represent disability policyholders nationwide, but it's always nice to receive a nod of recognition in New York, so we were very pleased that both Justin Frankel and Jason Newfield were the only Lo...

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A Federal court in Oregon has determined that a claimant on long term disability should have her LTD benefits reinstated, which were wrongfully terminated by Aetna. The claimant, who worked directly f...

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We read financial news from disability insurance companies with a slightly different approach than shareholders or casual observers. When profits are up, we hope that it's not on the backs of policy o...

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A Federal Judge has determined that Met Life's decision to terminate long term disability insurance benefits to a claimant suffering from cervical radiculopathy was arbitrary and capricious. The Court...

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We've written on voluntary disability benefits packages in the past. The idea is simple: by giving employees choices of how much or what type of coverage to take, the employee has more control of the ...

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A Federal Judge in Michigan has highlighted the significance of the applicable standard of review in an ERISA long term disability insurance claim dispute, finding for the plaintiff, under a de novo s...

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