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Federal Court Finds Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada’s $8000 Worth of Surveillance on Disabled Shop Floor Supervisor Unreasonable

Posted in Sun Life
Mr. R had worked as a shop floor supervisor before his chronic back pain, which resulted from a slip and fall that herniated several disks in his back, and resulted in three failed back surgeries, caused him to file for long-term disability under his Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada group long-term disability insurance policy. … Continue Reading

This Week on DIAttorney.com (05/26/2012)

Posted in Metlife, Sun Life
Disability Blog & Cases: California Federal Court Finds That MetLife Abused Its Discretion And Awards Financial Analyst Long-Term Disability Benefits Shelia W. and her California disability lawyer prevailed in a lawsuit against MetLife when the United States District Court of the Southern District of California found the insurer to have abused its discretion when it … Continue Reading

Disabled Liberty National Sales Agent Sues Sun Life After Long Term Disability Benefits Are Terminated

Posted in Sun Life
In Mary A. Vs Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada, the Plaintiff, with the help of her Alabama Disability Attorney, files this lawsuit against Sun Life seeking reinstatement of long term disability benefits as promised under the terms of the Plan. History of Case Plaintiff is a disabled individual who was employed by Liberty National … Continue Reading

This Week on DIAttorney.com (03/03/2012)

Posted in Aetna, AXA Equitable, Sun Life
Disability Blog & Cases: Medical Doctor suffering from disabling chronic conditions sues AXA Equitable for wrongful denial of disability benefits A Montana disability lawyer recently filed a federal lawsuit against the AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company (AXA). The Plaintiff, Marise J., M.D., was employed as a licensed medical doctor and was board certified in internal … Continue Reading

Sun Life Insurance Company Denies Disability Benefits to Supervisor with Gullian-Barre Disease After Paying for 5 years

Posted in Sun Life
After receiving disability benefits for 5 years from Sun Life insurance Company, Connie never expected her disability insurance benefits would be denied. Connie Hepburn was a "participant" in a Sun Life Disability benefit plan ("the Plan,") due to her employment with Toyoda-Koki Automotive North America, Inc. ("Toyoda") as a Shipping Supervisor in the Production Control … Continue Reading

This Week on DIAttorney.com (08/06/2011)

Posted in Prudential, Sun Life, Unum / Provident / Paul Revere
Disability Blog & Cases: Arkansas disability attorney filed lawsuit against Sun Life and Health Insurance Company on behalf of disabled Buford Media Group, LLC’s Office Manager for denial of disability benefits In Kathryn McDaniel-Bowen vs Sun Life and Health Insurance Company F/K/A Genworth Life and Health Insurance Company, filed at the District Court for the … Continue Reading

This Week on DIAttorney.com (07/16/2011)

Posted in Aetna, CIGNA, Liberty Mutual, Prudential, Sun Life
Disability Blog & Cases: Disabled Unisys network design engineer sue Aetna Life Insurance Company seeking payment of long term disability benefits Through a Utah disability insurance lawyer, a lawsuit was filed at the District Court for the District of Utah by a disabled Network Design Engineer formerly working at Unisys. In the lawsuit, it was … Continue Reading

This Week on DIAttorney.com (06/04/2011)

Posted in Aetna, Sun Life
Disability Blog & Cases: Aetna fails to review Bank Of America employee’s ERISA disability benefit appeal timely resulting in lawsuit by an Illinois disability lawyer Brian Woulfe of northern Illinois worked as a mortgage loan officer for Bank of America until he was no longer able to work with reasonable continuity because of complications that … Continue Reading

This Week on DIAttorney.com (04/23/2011)

Posted in Assurant, Hartford, Lincoln National / Jefferson Pilot, Reliance Standard, Standard, Sun Life
Disability Insurance Law TV: A Senator’s view of ERISA disability insurance claims This video features the testimony of Montana United States Senator Max Baucus at a Senate Finance Committee Meeting. Senator Baucus focuses his testimony on the problems with ERISA disability insurance laws and the unfair claims handling practices of disability insurance companies. Senator Baucus … Continue Reading

This Week on DIAttorney.com (02/19/2011)

Posted in CIGNA, LINA, Principal, Sun Life
Disability Blog & Cases: Principal Life denies disability benefits to a physician and then seeks attorney fees after physician’s disability denial is affirmed by Texas Judge Dr. Bruce Leipzig had been denied long-term disability benefits by Principal Life Insurance Company, and brought his ERISA case before the District Court covering the northern part of Texas. … Continue Reading

Sun Life Ordered To Re-Evaluate Long-Term Disability Benefit Denial By Federal Judge

Posted in Disability Insurance Cases Nationwide, Sun Life
When Vickie Costello left work on May 19, 2006, after a stressful encounter with one of her co-workers, she had no idea that her problems were going to get even worse. In order to return to her job at Logan Aluminum, Inc., her employer required her to sign a “last chance agreement.” Already suffering from … Continue Reading
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