Entries by Cody Allison

TALANA ORZECHOWSKI v. BOEING COMPANY; AETNA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY,

FOR PUBLICATION UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT TALANA ORZECHOWSKI, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. THE BOEING COMPANY NON-UNION LONG-TERM DISABILITY PLAN, Plan Number 625, an ERISA Plan; BOEING COMPANY; AETNA LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, Defendants-Appellees. No. 14-55919 D.C. No. 8:12-cv-01905- CJC-RNB OPINION Appeal from the United States District Court for the Central District of California […]

LTD/STD Basics

This is a nice article by Susan Heathfield: By Susan M. Heathfield Updated October 17, 2018   Long-Term Disability Insurance Basics Long-term disability insurance (LTD) is an insurance policy that protects an employee from loss of income in the event that he or she is unable to work due to illness, injury, or accident for […]

Smith v. Texas Children’s Hospital

Our law firm fights on behalf of individuals to obtain their long-term disability benefits. If you believe you have been wrongfully denied your ERISA, or non-ERISA, long-term disability benefits, give us a call for a free lawyer consultation. You can reach Cody Allison & Associates, PLLC at (615) 234-6000 OR Nationwide Toll Free 844-LTD-CODY. We […]

Strong ERISA Opinion by the Sixth Circuit

  United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit. BRUCE COREY, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. SEDGWICK CLAIMS MANAGEMENT SERVICES, INC.; EATON CORPORATION; EATON CORPORATIONDISABILITY PLAN FOR U.S. EMPLOYEES; EATON HEALTH AND WELFARE ADMINISTRATIVE COMMITTEE, Defendants-Appellees. No. 16-3817     Decided: June 08, 2017   OPINION Plaintiff Bruce Corey worked as a machine operator in Eaton Corporation’s Northern Ohio factory. Corey […]

Discovery in ERISA Lawsuits

Our law firm fights on behalf of individuals to obtain their long-term disability benefits. If you believe you have been wrongfully denied your ERISA, or non-ERISA, long-term disability benefits, give us a call for a free lawyer consultation. You can reach Cody Allison & Associates, PLLC at (615) 234-6000 OR Nationwide Toll Free 844-LTD-CODY. We […]

A Great ERISA Decision – Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals

Our law firm fights on behalf of individuals to obtain their long-term disability benefits. If you believe you have been wrongfully denied your ERISA, or non-ERISA, long-term disability benefits, give us a call for a free lawyer consultation. You can reach Cody Allison & Associates, PLLC at (615) 234-6000 OR Nationwide Toll Free 844-LTD-CODY. We […]

Strong ERISA LTD Opinion From The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Our law firm fights on behalf of individuals to obtain their long-term disability benefits. If you believe you have been wrongfully denied your ERISA, or non-ERISA, long-term disability benefits, give us a call for a free lawyer consultation. You can reach Cody Allison & Associates, PLLC at (615) 234-6000 OR Nationwide Toll Free 844-LTD-CODY. We […]

ERISA Long-Term Disability Procedures Have Changed.

Eight Updates for Your Disability Claims Procedures Lois Gleason, CEBSMarch 29, 2018Disability, DOL, Employee Benefits, Regulatorydisability claims procedures Facebook T Time to get your Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) plans in shape . . . there are no more delays for required new disability claims procedures! After postponing the original effective date of January […]

The New ERISA Regs. Are Coming Soon

If you believe you have been wrongfully denied your ERISA, or non-ERISA, long-term disability benefits, give us a call for a free lawyer consultation. You can reach Cody Allison & Associates, PLLC at (615) 234-6000, or toll free (844) LTD-CODY. We are based in Nashville, Tennessee; however, we represent clients in many states (TN, KY, […]

Revisiting A Key First Circuit Decision

United States Court of Appeals,First Circuit. Diahann L. GROSS, Plaintiff, Appellant, v. SUN LIFE ASSURANCE COMPANY OF CANADA, Defendant, Appellee. No. 12–1175. Decided: August 16, 2013 Before THOMPSON, SELYA, and LIPEZ, Circuit Judges.Michael D. Grabhorn, with whom Jonathan M. Feigenbaum and Grabhorn Law Office, PLLC were on brief, for appellant. Joshua Bachrach, with whom Wilson, […]