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Seventh Circuit: Raise Effective One Day After Lawyer’s Heart Attack Is Excluded from Disability Benefit Calculation

Seventh Circuit: Raise Effective One Day After Lawyer’s Heart Attack Is Excluded from Disability Benefit Calculation

The Seventh Circuit recently resolved a dispute over long-term disability ("LTD") benefits in Ten Pas v. Lincoln Nat’l Life Ins. Co., No. 20-1259, __F.4th__, 2022 WL 1074533 (7th Cir. Apr.…

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Ninth Circuit Holds ERISA Does Not Govern Long-Term Disability Policy Purchased Through Insurance Agents Association

In Steigleman v. Symetra Life Insurance Company, No. 21-15613, 2022 WL 912255 (9th Cir. Mar. 29, 2022), Plaintiff-Appellant Jill Steigleman appealed the district court’s order granting summary judgment to Defendant-Appellee…

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Long-COVID and Cognition (third blog in our series on Long-COVID and Long-Term Disability Benefits)

In today’s blog on Long-COVID and the Fight for Long-Term Disability Benefits, we discuss the March 17, 2022 original research article published on COVID and Cognition, in “Frontiers in Aging…

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Long-COVID and the Fight for Long-Term Disability Benefits (second blog in our series on Long-COVID)

In its March 8, 2022 article, The Washington Post reported on COVID long-haulers and their battle to access long-term disability benefits, both by private insurers, and/or by the Social Security…

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Ninth Circuit Finds Hewlett-Packard Plan Did Not Abuse Its Discretion in Denying Long-Term Disability Benefits

In Alves v. Hewlett-Packard Comprehensive Welfare Benefits Plan, No. 21-55476, 2022 WL 726928 (9th Cir. Mar. 10, 2022), Plaintiff-Appellant Michael Alves appealed the district court’s (Judge Klausner) determination that Sedgwick…

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Seventh Circuit Affirms Dismissal of ERISA Interference Claim Brought by Indian Citizen Against IBM USA

In Chaudhuri v. Int’l Bus. Machines Corp., No. 21-2631, 2022 WL 543178 (7th Cir. Feb. 23, 2022), Plaintiff-Appellant Monodip Chaudhuri, proceeding pro se, sued IBM USA for interfering with his…

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