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Denied Disability Insurance Lawyer Interviews
February 8, 2018. By Brenda Craig.
Minneapolis, MN Disability insurance is intended to help individuals through rough spots, providing them with income when health problems keep them off the job. However, insurance companies are big corporations concerned about their bottom line. Unless policy holders can stand up to the insurance company's strict requirements during the critical cross over period from short term disability to long term disability there is a risk the benefits will be denied.Read [ Long Term Disability Denial Letter from Insurer is Not the End of the Road ]
September 28, 2017. By Jane Mundy.
Minneapolis, MN: Chances are, if you are asked to define disability, it won’t be the same definition as written in your disability insurance policy. Attorney Kristen Gyolai with Fields Law Firm wants you to know that there is a discrepancy between policy holders and how that policy defines disability.Read [ Attorney Explains Difference between Definition of Disability ]
August 15, 2017. By Brenda Craig.
Minneapolis, MN Disabled workers sometimes get a rude awakening when the workplace disability insurance policy they thought would help them maintain their standard of living in the event of injury or illness abruptly ends.Read [ Disability Insurance is not a Slam Dunk says Lawyer ]
July 11, 2017. By Brenda Craig.
Minneapolis, MN If you are dealing with a disability claim with an insurance company this may be one of the most important stories you’ll ever read because the fact is, it ain’t over till it’s over.Read [ You Can Fight Back Against Denied Disability Claims ]
June 7, 2017. By Brenda Craig.
Minneapolis, MN Individuals dealing with social security, workers compensation benefits, or short or long term disability claims are often faced with a flurry of forms. Answering an insurance company’s request for information in what is usually referred to as a Proof of Disability letter can be terrifying.Read [ The Best Strategy for Dealing with Proof of Disability Letters ]
March 17, 2016. By Heidi Turner.
Houston, TX: Many long-term disability insurance policyholders can tell you much of the paperwork that must be filled out in a claim is complicated. According to Marc Whitehead, founder of Marc Whitehead & Associates, LLP, one of the most frequent complaints he hears about long-term disability insurance denials is that the paperwork is unclear.Read [ Unclear Paperwork a Frequent Complaint in Long-Term Disability Insurance Denials ]
September 30, 2014. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ What You Should Know About Denied Disability: Washington Disability Attorney Weighs In ]
Seattle, WA Disability attorney Chris Roy has won a lot more Washington denied disability cases than he has lost because he evaluates individual cases and only takes those he believes the client will win.
July 7, 2014. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ How Disability Insurance Works with ERISA: Disability Attorney Weighs In ]
Seattle, WA For most Unum, or Unum Provident, policyholders, trying to comprehend the role ERISA plays in Unum denied disability claims is like groping in the dark. Disability attorney Chris Roy sheds some light…
June 21, 2011. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ "Unum Buyer Beware," Says Attorney Greg Jones ]
Wilmington, NC If you have a long term disability policy with Unum, "it may not be what you signed up for, especially with professional policies," says attorney Greg Jones.
June 16, 2010. By Brenda Craig.
Read [ Attorney Hopes "Discretionary Proof" Suit will Clean Up the Insurance Industry ]
Detroit, MI Detroit attorney John Conway has stepped up to the plate many times on behalf of clients whose disability claims have been denied. Recently he launched a national class action on behalf of Sun Life Canada policyholders who allege their claims have been unfairly and illegal adjudicated under the company's discretionary proof clause.