Question Remains On When Internal Appeal Was Complete, Illinois Federal Judge Says
(November 6, 2015, 9:18 AM EST) -- CHICAGO — Because a question of fact remains as to when a disability insurer completed its review of an appeal of a long-term disability benefits claim, an Illinois federal judge on Nov. 2 denied an insurer’s motion to dismiss the complaint on untimeliness grounds (Frednell Jamison v. Aetna Life Insurance Co., No. 15-78, N.D. Ill.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 147981).
(Opinion available. Document #17-151109-011Z.)
Frednell Jamison filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois against Aetna Life Insurance Co., seeking to...