Disability Insurance Attorneys Archives

In the last few weeks, our office has received a huge number of calls from Hartford disability claimants who have had their claims denied or terminated, some of whom had been on claim for many years. ...

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Regular visitors to this blog learn from our educational approach to long and short term disability insurance claims law, conditions that cause disabilities, the disability insurance companies and the...

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Sedgwick manages short-term disability claims for many Fortune 500 and other companies, and regularly denies disability claims for a number of reasons.  Often, they have little to do with your short ...

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The Hartford bought Aetna's group disability business in November 2018, and since that time, they have been cleaning house on these “legacy” claims, but in recent months, we have seen a dramatic i...

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Veterans Day is a federal holiday which celebrates and commemorates military veterans. It was created to commemorate the end of World War I and was known originally as Armistice Day. The intent of Vet...

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It was refreshing to read a recent decision from a Federal Judge in Texas, who rejected efforts by Standard Insurance Company, to take further “bites at the apple.” The Court, from the Northern...

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Partners Justin C. Frankel and Jason A. Newfield, founders of the national disability insurance law firm Frankel & Newfield, have been named to the New York Metro Super Lawyers list as two of the ...

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Covid-19 survivors are reporting changes to their cognitive skills that are changing their lives, making it difficult or even impossible for them to work or manage basic tasks. Memory failures, like n...

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In a perfect world, your disability claim would be processed quickly, a few questions will be asked and then benefits will start being paid seamlessly. Unfortunately, that’s not the experience ou...

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An email like this affirms our belief that how we practice law and represent our clients makes a difference:   I just wanted to reach out to you and let you know that The Hartford has been ...

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