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Long-Term Disability Claims & Appeals: FAQs

June 26, 2017

Navigating the long-term disability (LTD) claims process can be challenging, especially in light of the fact that insurance companies are not necessarily looking out for policyholders or their rights. In fact, some insurance providers may even take extra steps – like surveilling claimants – to try to find reasons to
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First Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company Reverses Disability Insurance Denial of Lung Transplant Claimant

June 14, 2017

McDermott Law is pleased to announce another success on behalf of a client whose ERISA long-term disability (LTD) and waiver of life insurance premium (LWOP) denials have now been overturned by First Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company. Our client suffered from several conditions as a result of Interstitial Lung Disease,
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4 Essential Steps to Take When Filing Claims for Life Insurance Benefits

June 9, 2017

When you are ready to submit a life insurance claim to an insurance provider, certain steps will have to be taken to ensure the claim is properly submitted and processed. In general, these steps will include (but may not necessarily be limited to): Locate and Read the Insurance Policy –
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McDermott Law Opens New Office in Denver Tech Center Area

June 2, 2017

McDermott Law, LLC is pleased to announce the opening of a second office in the Denver Tech Center area. 5750 South Ulster Circle East, Suite 300 Greenwood Village, Colorado 80111 For two decades, McDermott Law, LLC has been helping clients whose disability, life, long-term care and other insurance benefits have
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Hartford Reverses Long Term Disability Denial of Wyoming Woman Suffering from Mal De Debarquement Syndrome, Migraines & Fibromyalgia

March 21, 2017

We are proud to report yet another success story on behalf of a client whose long term disability benefits were wrongfully denied. This long term disability claim, governed by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), and insured by Hartford, has now been approved through our efforts. Ms. P suffered
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Standard Insurance Company Approves Individual Disability Income Claim On Behalf Of An Attorney Client

March 15, 2017

Mr. P purchased a Policy of Insurance from Standard Insurance Company which would provide Individual Disability Income (IDI) benefits in the event he was unable to continue working due to an unexpected illness.  His conditions of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Degenerative Disk Disease and Post-Laminectomy Syndrome rendered him unable to continue
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Cigna Once Again Reverses Its Decision to Terminate Benefits of Client Suffering from Multiple Sclerosis

March 9, 2017

McDermott Law has once again been successful on behalf of a client whose disability benefits were wrongfully terminated . . . TWICE.  Ms. J had been receiving disability benefits as a result of suffering from Multiple Sclerosis (MS) when Cigna terminated her benefits claiming she no longer met the definition
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McDermott Law Welcomes New Associate Attorney, Timothy Garvey

January 12, 2017

McDermott Law, LLC is pleased to announce that Timothy M. Garvey has become an Associate Attorney with the Firm. Tim’s Practice will emphasize representation of individuals requiring assistance in matters of insurance coverage and bad faith, disability and life insurance denials, and ERISA matters. Tim is licensed to practice in
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McDermott Law Welcomes New Paralegal, Shannon Miller

January 12, 2017

McDermott Law, LLC is pleased to announce that Shannon Miller has become a Paralegal/Firm Administrator with the Firm. Her primary responsibilities include prospective client communications regarding Long Term Disability Claims, ERISA Appeals and PERA Disability claims. She organizes the necessary documentation to support your claim in the appeal process, including
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Disability Benefits: Beware Facebook, Linkedin, and All the Rest

November 15, 2016

Be very careful what you post on your social media sites, such as Facebook and even LinkedIn. Everyone knows Facebook.  We have previously posted about the dangers of exposing your personal life for all the world to see, because your disability insurance carrier exists in that world.  LinkedIn is a
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