Attorneys Dell and Gavidia filed suit against Federal Express (“FedEx”) on behalf of their client, Richard Bilheimer, in Palm Beach County Circuit Court, alleging that their client’s former employer Federal Express had breached the terms and conditions of the Federal Express Short-term Disability Plan by denying Mr. Bilheimer’s claim for disability benefits. Moreover, FedEx prevented Mr. Bilheimer from applying for long-term disability benefits as a result of denying his claim for short term disability benefits. 

Click here to continue reading Federal Express ("FEDEX") Thought Their Disability Insurance Plan Was Governed By ERISA, But Attorneys Dell & Schaefer And The US Southern District Court of Florida Disagree