March 2014 Archives

We were dismayed to read a news article about guidelines on pain medication use by a company that we have seen in many of our litigated cases. Equally disturbing was the fact that this particular grou...

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A Federal Court in Louisiana has determined that Met Life failed to provide a long term disability insurance claimant with a full and fair review, where it denied the claimant's appeal for a different...

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A Federal judge in Kansas has refused a request by an insurer (UNUM) to permit the filing of what it classifies as "confidential" information under seal. The Judge correctly noted that the decision wh...

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Sit more, and you increase the likelihood of becoming disabled, according to a new study from Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine.The study, published in the Journal of Physical ...

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In a decision from the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, the Court reversed a decision on a disability matter that is interesting for its fact pattern as well as result. An extrem...

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