Claimant Failed To Offer Any Evidence Of Insurer’s Misrepresentation, Panel Says
(December 4, 2015, 10:30 AM EST) -- NEW ORLEANS — A disability insurer did not breach its fiduciary duty because it did not intentionally make any misrepresentations to a disability claimant, the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals affirmed Nov. 16, after determining that the claimant failed to offer any evidence of any misrepresentation (Carole K. Browdy v. Hartford Life & Accident Insurance Co., et al., No. 15-30044, 5th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 19983).