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Confidential Settlement of Long-Term Disability Claim Reached with Liberty Mutual After it Denied Claim for “Own Occupation” BenefitsConfidential Settlement of Long-Term Disability Claim Reached with Liberty Mutual After it Denied Claim for “Own Occupation” Benefits

December 12, 2015

Mr. K was working as a Sales Representative. His company had purchased a group long-term disability insurance policy through Liberty Mutual (underwritten by Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston). This insurance policy provided long-term disability (LTD) insurance to all full-time, actively working employees. When Mr. K’s symptoms associate with his
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Unum Life Insurance Company Reverses Its Decision on Migraine Headaches

December 9, 2015

  A physician client of ours purchased an Individual Disability Policy of Insurance from Unum Insurance (“Unum”) in the event she became disabled and could no longer perform her job.   Due to her development of chronic migraines, Dr. V was unable to continue working and applied for long-term disability benefits. 
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4 Life Insurance Mistakes to Avoid

December 2, 2015

Life insurance can provide a critical financial safety net for families after a loved one passes. It’s important to understand, however, that what you do when you sign up for insurance – and how you maintain a policy – can end up impacting whether your loved ones will be able
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3 Myths about Disability Insurance Dispelled

November 23, 2015

Many people understand that having various types of insurance coverage can provide them with an important safety net in the event of an accident or other adverse event that life has in store for them. While this may be one of the main reasons people purchase policies like life insurance
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3 Important Facts to Know about Disabilities & Disability Insurance

October 23, 2015

Knowing the facts about disabilities can underscore just how important it is to have disability insurance coverage. To this end, below, we have presented some essential facts to understand about disabilities. Disabilities & Disability Insurance: Here’s What You Should Know 1 – About 25 percent of workers in their 20s
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Long-Term Disability Insurers’ History of Wrongfully Denying Claims

October 20, 2015

LTD insurers continue to wrongfully deny claims.  While there has been some exposure of the nature and extent of the tactics used by insurance companies to wrongfully deny disability claims, the practice continues.  This is especially the case if the LTD insurance benefit comes from an employer provided source and
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May 12th Is International CFS & Fibromyalgia Awareness Day

May 11, 2015

May 12th serves as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) and Fibromyalgia Awareness Day around the world. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), May 12th has been selected as the date for this Awareness Day because it was the birthday of Florence Nightingale, the founder of modern nursing
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May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month

May 1, 2015

May marks the start of Disability Insurance Awareness Month (DIAM), a campaign started and sponsored by the nonprofit organization Life Happens. The goal of DIAM is to educate the public about their risk of disability and inspire them to invest in disability insurance coverage. While insurers and others have rallied
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Successful Appeal of a Terminated Disability Claim with Mutual of Omaha

March 13, 2015

We here at McDermott Law, LLC are proud to announce another success on behalf of a disabled client who has achieved a reinstatement of terminated long-term disability (LTD) insurance benefits.  This particular client suffered from Trigeminal Neuralgia, Chronic Fatigue and Cognitive Impairment. Our client also suffered from a meningioma on
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Causes of Action for AD&D Claims

February 26, 2015

When life insurance coverage has been supplemented by accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, obtaining AD&D benefits after the death of a loved one will generally involve proving that the death was caused by an accident. This may sound like a relatively straightforward process – and, in some cases, it
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