Blair v. Alcatel-Lucent Long Term Disability Plan
In this 2017 ERISA case, an ERISA claims administrator terminated a recipient's long term disability benefits. The Court determined that substantial...Read More
Lynecker v. Johnson & Johnson Pension Comm.
In this 2006 ERISA case, the Plaintiff/claimant sought a review of a decision in which the defendant, a pension committee, terminated the claimant's long...Read More
Donachie v. Liberty Life Assur. Co.
In this 2014 ERISA case, a claimaint suffering from anxiety due to the noise from a prosthetic valve with each beat of his heart after surgery that...Read More
McQuillin v. Hartford Life & Accident Ins. Co.
In this 2022 case, the question is whether the beneficiary of the plan timely brought suit in federal court - whether or not he had exhausted his plan...Read More
Lyncker v. Johnson & Johnson Pension Comm.
In this 2006 case, the claimant sought review of a decision in which defendant, a pension committee, terminated the claimant's long-term disability...Read More
Rote v. Titan Tire Corp.
In this 2010 case, the Appellant Plan Administrator appealed from the U.S. District Court, which held that the Administrator abused its discretion in...Read More
Groves v. Metro. Life Ins. Co.
In this 2005 case, the Appellant employee appealed from the U.S. District Court which granted summary judgment in favor of the insurer after the employee...Read More
Schmitz v. Sun Life Assur. Co.
The Plaintiff in this case was terminated from his job in July 2008 based on poor work performance. While he worked for his employer, he had a long term...Read More
Avenoso v. Reliance Std. Life Ins. Co.
In an ERISA long term disability case, the district court's entry of summary judgment in favor of a claimant was affirmed because, while the court...Read More
Marcin v. Reliance Std. Life Ins. Co.
In a challenge to the denial of benefits, the district court properly awarded ERISA benefits on the basis that the Plaintiff proved partial disability....Read More