Termination Of Benefits Was Arbitrary And Capricious, 6th Circuit Panel Says
Mealey's (May 6, 2016, 11:34 AM EDT) -- CINCINNATI — The termination of a long-term benefits claim was arbitrary and capricious because the insurer failed to consider relevant evidence submitted by the claimant in support of the claim, the Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals said April 7 in vacating and remanding a district court’s decision (Michael A. Cannon, et al. v. PNC Financial Services Group, et al., No. 15-6010, 6th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 6507).