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AI software has been assisting with the processing of disability claims for several years, but you may not have noticed because there is still a human at the last leg of the claims process – the per...

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The latest wave of phone calls and emails to our office are coming from people who had their employee disability policy through Liberty Mutual as part of their employer’s benefits package. They are ...

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The real question is: How important to you and your family is the income from the long term disability claim? Long term disability insurance claim denials and terminations are difficult matters. Th...

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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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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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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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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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Our previous blog on the challenges of disability claims faced by people who are working at home in less than ideal settings has been confirmed by this recent article from The New York Times, “The P...

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We have written in the past about Lincoln Financial Group’s efforts to shut down claims and our own firm has represented a number of claimants whose disability insurance coverage was denied or term...

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