Massachusetts Federal Judge Remands Claim For More Thorough Review Of Income Loss

(August 4, 2016, 11:40 AM EDT) -- BOSTON — Because a more thorough inquiry is needed about the connection between a disability claimant’s injury and his loss of income, a Massachusetts federal judge on July 13 remanded the claim to the plan administrator (Brian Host v. First Unum Life Insurance Co., et al., No. 13-11578, D. Mass.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 90967).

(Opinion available. Document #17-160808-032Z.)

Brian Host filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts against First Unum Life Insurance Co. and Unum Group (collectively, Unum), alleging wrongful...
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