2nd Circuit Partly Reverses Holdings In Denial Of Benefits Case
(August 25, 2015, 11:01 AM EDT) -- NEW YORK — A New York federal judge’s determination that the New York State Psychiatric Association (NYSPA) lacks associational standing to sue a claims administrator for violations of the Employment Retirement Income Security Act was reversed by the Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Aug. 20 (New York State Psychiatric Association Inc., et al. v. UnitedHealth Group, et al., No. 14-20, 2nd Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 14641).
(Decision available. Document #54-150909-024Z.)
Moreover, according to the appellate panel of Circuit Judges Dennis Jacobs, Debra Ann...