10th Circuit Affirms: Jurisdiction Lacking Over Beneficiary Challenge
Mealey's (April 6, 2016, 12:25 PM EDT) -- DENVER — A Kansas federal judge’s decision to dismiss a dispute involving allegations of fraud surrounding a group life insurance policy beneficiary designation was proper, the 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals concluded April 1 (Kristopher Yarbary v. Martin, Pringle, Oliver, Wallace & Bauer LLP, et al., No. 15-3224, 10th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 6106).
(Decision available. Document #54-160413-085Z.)
Plaintiff Kristopher Yarbary lacks standing under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, according to the appellate panel of Circuit Judges Jerome A. Holmes, Scott M. Matheson...