You may have received a letter from MetLife saying your benefits will continue until a certain date, which often says until the age of 65. Do not believe it. The letter fails to put in writing the important clause MetLife is essentially hiding from you: That you will receive benefits only if you continue to […]
Articles Posted in MetLife Disability Claim
How to Get Approved for Met Life Disability Insurance Benefits
To get approval for MetLife disability insurance benefits, provide the company extensive medical support and details of the requirements of your occupation.
Dell & Schaefer Disability Lawyers Discuss Importance of a Functional Capacity Exam and Proper Analysis of Injuries Under the War Exclusion
In this video, disability attorneys Gregory Dell and Victor Peña discuss a case Mr. Peña won against MetLife for a claimant who came to us after his first appeal to MetLife was denied and his then attorney refused to continue. The man worked in a job that was classified as “light duty,” even though it […]
Increase in Metlife disability claim denials
Disability attorneys Gregory Dell and Cesar Gavidia discuss Metlife disability claims. There seems to be an increase in disability claim denials from the group division.
MetLife won’t pay disability insurance benefits to former MetLife agency director
Having to live with chronic pain as result of a work related injury can, at best, make life difficult for a person. Living with chronic pain that renders a person completely and totally disabled along with the added emotional and mental stress of trying to make a claim for short-term and long-term disability benefits can […]
An Incorrect Calculation of Disability Benefits and Subsequent Termination of Those Same Benefits Doesn’t Sway Tenth Circuit to Reverse Decision in Favor of MetLife
A MetLife insured benefit receiver’s hopes of collecting his underpaid disability payments were squashed when the Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals denied his appeal on March 16, 2011. Michael Palmer, the plaintiff in Palmer v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, filed a lawsuit against Metropolitan Life Insurance for the underpayment and subsequent termination of his disability […]