(December 1, 2015, 2:11 PM EST) -- CINCINNATI — Because a disability claimant exceeded the earnings threshold as defined in a disability policy, an insurer properly terminated the claimant’s benefits, the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals said Nov. 24 in affirming the dismissal of the claimant’s suit (Alan Safdi, M.D. v. Covered Employer’s Long Term Disability Plan under the Union Central Employee Security Benefit Trust, et al., No. 14-3598, 6th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 20611).