Robert McKennon and Joe McMillen Publish Article: “Examine the ‘Reasonable Expectations of the Insured’”

The September 22, 2015 edition of the Los Angeles Daily Journal features an article written by Robert McKennon and Joseph McMillen of the McKennon Law Group entitled: “Examine the “Reasonable Expectations of the Insured.” In the article, Mr. McKennon and Mr. McMillen discuss the California Court of Appeal’s decision in Sequeira v. Lincoln National Life …

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Robert J. McKennon Featured in the September 2015 Edition of American Lawyer Magazine as “Top Rated Lawyer”

McKennon Law Group PC founding partner Robert J. McKennon was awarded the designation of 2015 “Top Rated Lawyer in Insurance Law” by American Lawyer Media and Martindale Hubbell, leading providers of news and rating information to the legal industry.  Mr. McKennon was featured as a “Top Rated Lawyer in Insurance Law” in the September 2015 …

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ERISA Disability Insurance Claimants Take Note – Discovery Is Allowed In De Novo Review Cases

Well-intentioned policymakers enacted the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”) over forty years ago to provide for the protection of participants’ employee benefits in part by establishing a uniform set of rules to ensure efficient proceedings.  One of these notable rules limits the scope of permissible evidence for actions commenced under ERISA section …

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Group Life Insurer’s Literal Policy Interpretation Penalizing Insured for not working on Paid Holiday Rejected

Group life insurance policies often have confusing language about when they become effective. A trial court recently interpreted one to mean that the policy had not become effective to a full-time employee, though he was already eligible for the coverage, because he was not physically present at work when the policy was issued to his …

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ERISA Will Not Pre-Empt State Law Claims Under an Individual Conversion Policy

In an important victory for claimants, a United States District Court recently determined that a plaintiff who obtained an individual disability insurance policy through a conversion provision in an ERISA plan can pursue remedies in a state court under the newly issued individual policy. This ruling is important because the range of damages available through …

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