5th Circuit Panel Affirms Dismissal, Says Claimant Did Not Exhaust All Remedies

Mealey's (February 4, 2016, 1:24 PM EST) -- NEW ORLEANS — Because a disability claimant failed to prove that he exhausted all administrative remedies after an insurer denied a long-term disability claim, a district court did not err in dismissing the claimant’s suit, the Fifth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals said Feb. 3 (James L. Moss M.D. v. Unum Provident Group Corp., et al., No. 15-30341, 5th Cir.).

(Opinion available. Document #17-160208-013Z.)

Dr. James L. Moss, a urologist who practices with Regional Urology LLC in Shreveport, La., has two disability policies with Unum Provident...
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