When it comes to long term disability insurance, claims often end in denial by companies such as Lincoln National Life Insurance Company. This leaves disabled policyholders with few options for moving on with their lives. But a recent case out of Oklahoma Federal Court is a reminder that victory is entirely possible for the claimant. […]
In Jamie S. Flanagan v. The Lincoln National Life Insurance Company, Plaintiff was a nurse practitioner who was unable to work after a lumbar fusion failed and left her with nerve root scarring. She also had spondylolisthesis. Her employer had a welfare benefit plan which included long term disability (LTD) coverage. Lincoln approved her claim […]
In this video, Disability Insurance Attorneys Alex Palamara and Gregory Dell discuss the issues with a recent case in which Dell & Schaefer Attorney Alex Palamara was successful in an ERISA appeal for his client against Lincoln Financial. Mr. Palamara was able to prove the negligence of Lincoln Financial for failing to properly investigate a […]
In this video we discuss common trends that we noticed when helping claimants recover disability insurance benefits from Lincoln Financial.
Richard Bone and his Florida disability attorney have a proverbial bone to pick with Lincoln National Life Insurance Company (Lincoln). Lincoln denied Mr. Bone’s claim for long-term disability benefits under a group plan governed by ERISA that Mr. Bone had with his employer. Mr. Bone and his Florida disability lawyer were left with no choice […]