LTD Benefits Reinstated; Insurer’s Termination Was Arbitrary, Federal Judge Says

(July 7, 2016, 12:43 PM EDT) -- ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A New York federal judge on June 30 ordered a disability insurer to reinstate a claimant’s disability benefits and pay past due benefits because the insurer’s termination of benefits was arbitrary and capricious (Randi Dunda v. Aetna Life Insurance Co., No. 15-6232, W.D. N.Y.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 85549).

(Opinion available. Document #17-160711-017Z.)

Randi Dunda filed suit in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York against Aetna Life Insurance Co., pursuant to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, challenging...
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