Multi-Million Dollar Disgorgement Award Struck Down in Rochow – But the Disgorgement Remedy May Still Be Alive

In December 2013, we published an article highlighting the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals’ bold decision to award the plaintiff disability benefits plus $2.8 million in disgorged earnings, as a potential “game-changer” in Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”) litigation—that is, if it survived review.  Rochow v. Life Ins. Co. of N. Am., 737 …

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FAQs: What Factors Contribute to the Valuation of a Lump Sum Buyout of a Disability Insurance Claim?

The McKennon Law Group PC periodically publishes articles on its California Insurance Litigation Blog that deal with frequently asked questions in the insurance bad faith, life insurance, long term disability insurance, annuities, accidental death insurance, ERISA and other areas of the law.  This article is the second of two articles focusing on lump sum buyouts …

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How Long-Term Care Insurance Benefits Get Denied

Like long-term disability insurance policies, it stands to reason that an insurance plan that is intended to pay insurance benefits for long-term care would be a relatively safe investment for your or a loved one’s future. After all, again like long-term disability insurance policies, many such policies are sold to people years before any anticipated …

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FAQs: When Does an Insured Have the Opportunity to Consider a Lump Sum Buyout of His or Her Disability Insurance Claim?

The McKennon Law Group PC periodically publishes articles on its California Insurance Litigation Blog that deal with frequently asked questions in the insurance bad faith, life insurance, long term disability insurance, annuities, accidental death insurance, ERISA and other areas of the law.  This article is the first of two articles that will focus on lump …

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The Anatomy of a Disability Insurance Suit: UNUM

In December 2014, a Northern California woman filed a lawsuit against disability insurer Unum Life Insurance Company alleging that the company wrongfully denied her claim for long-term disability (LTD) benefits under the long-term disability insurance plan issued to her employer and governed by ERISA (Employee Retirement Income Security Act). An LTD plan is intended to …

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