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Category: Long Term Disability

Your ERISA Watch – District Court Rules Against Aetna in Long-Term Disability Dispute; Objective Evidence is Not Necessary to Prove Disability

This week’s notable decision is a recent Kantor & Kantor victory in the matter of Myers v. Aetna Life Insurance Company, No. CV 19-9555 DSF (KSx), 2020 WL 7423109 (C.D. Cal. Dec. 17, 2020); a case involving a denial of…

Your ERISA Watch – Sixth Circuit Applies Deferential Standard of Review to Hartford’s Decision to Terminate Long-Term Disability Benefits

This week’s notable decision is Davis v. Hartford Life & Accident Ins. Co., No. 19-6091, __F.3d__, 2020 WL 6789448 (6th Cir. Nov. 19, 2020), where the Sixth Circuit held that the arbitrary-and-capricious standard of review applied to Hartford’s decision to…

Your ERISA Watch – District Court Rules Against Dearborn for “Moving Target” Claims Analysis in Disability Benefit Dispute

This week’s notable decision is another Kantor & Kantor victory in a long-term disability benefit matter, Groch v. Dearborn Nat’l Life Ins. Co., No. 2:18-cv-06614 CBM (Ex), __ F. Supp. 3d __, 2020 WL 6374619 (C.D. Cal. Oct. 29, 2020).…

Your ERISA Watch – Eleventh Circuit Holds NFL Retirement Plan Abused its Discretion by Failing to Consider Evidence and Combined Effects of Plaintiff’s Impairments

This week’s notable decision is Mickell v. Bert Bell/Pete Rozelle NFL Players Retirement Plan, No. 19-10651, __F.App’x__, 2020 WL 6074329 (11th Cir. Oct. 15, 2020), where the Eleventh Circuit reversed the district court’s determination that an ERISA plan did not…

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