In Damon Zaeske v. Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston, Zaeske stopped working on April 4, 2014, due to chronic back pain. His initial application for long-term disability benefits was approved with the caveat that his medical condition would be subject to periodic evaluation. He began receiving benefits on July 6, 2014. In late October […]
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Liberty Life Loses in its Bid to Deny Long-Term Disability Benefits
In Melissa Vacarro v. Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston, Melissa Vacarro was employed by NetApp Inc., when she began suffering from fatigue, pain and deteriorating cognitive abilities, particularly in the areas of memory and comprehension. She applied for disability benefits with Liberty, the disability insurer for her employer. As an “HR Program Manger 5,” […]
Employees of Citizens Financial Group, Santander Holdings, and Performance Food Group Sue Liberty Life For Denying Disability Benefits
Three Plaintiffs filed lawsuits in the Federal Courts of Rhode Island, New Jersey, and Arkansas against Liberty Life Assurance Company Of Boston (Liberty) for the improper denial of long-term disability benefits. All three cases allege that Liberty wrongfully withheld the payment of long-term disability benefits as defined by their respective policies.
Comcast Analyst Sues Liberty Life For Failing To Pay Short-Term And Long-Term Disability Benefits
A Pennsylvania disability attorney just filed a federal lawsuit against Liberty Life Assurance Company Of Boston International, Inc. (Liberty) and Comcast. The Plaintiff, Mary C., was employed by Comcast as a Change Management Analyst. Due to this employment, Plaintiff was entitled to short-term and long-term disability benefit payments from Comcast’s Comprehensive Health and Welfare Benefit […]
Liberty Life Claimant and North Carolina Disability Attorney file Lawsuit against the Insurer
Liberty Life claimant Douglas W. and his North Carolina disability attorney filed a lawsuit against Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston to enforce Douglas’ right to disability benefits under the Employee Retirement Insurance Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) as allowed by 29 U.S.C. §1132.
Employees of Michelin, Direct TV and Variety Children’s Hospital Three Plaintiffs Sue Liberty Life For Failing To Pay Long-Term Disability Benefits
Three Plaintiffs have filed disability lawsuits via their respective attorneys in three different divisions of the District Court of South Carolina against Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston (Liberty). In all three cases, the Plaintiffs filed lawsuits against Liberty for failing to provide long-term disability benefits as stated within their respective Plans.
Liberty Life Must Defend Its Denial of Benefits After Three Recent Lawsuits Filed
Liberty Life Assurance Company of Boston was recently sued three times in the State of South Carolina after it denied long term disability benefits by three individuals. Let’s take a closer look at each case.
Assistant Nurse For University Of North Carolina Hospitals Denied Disability Benefits By Liberty Life Despite Two Back Surgeries
The plaintiff Vanessa Jackson was employed as an assistant nurse for the University of North Carolina Hospitals. In the lawsuit against Liberty Mutual filed by a North Carolina Disability Lawyer, it was stated that the plaintiff’s primary duties as assistant nurse included providing bed baths to patients, transferring patients, assisting patients with feeding, toileting, and […]