Wondering about the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974? Learn all the basics about ERISA and what rights it gives for employees.
Kantor & Kantor, LLP Attorneys Named Among 2024 Best Lawyers in America® and Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch® in America Best Lawyers® has recognized both founding partners, Glenn Kantor and Lisa Kantor, along with senior partner, Alan Kassan, and partners, Anna M. Martin, and Elizabeth Hopkins in the 2024 Edition ofThe Best Lawyers in America®for […]
Discover how to reverse your long term disability insurance claim denial via the company’s ERISA administrative appeals process.
1. My parents have a long term care policy. What kind of insurance benefits are they entitled to? Generally, long term care insurance provides benefits to pay for care when one is no longer able to perform “activities of daily living” or has a “severe” cognitive impairment. The type of benefits provided depends upon the […]
You have made a claim for Life, Health, or LTD benefits under your employer’s Benefit Plan. The claim has been denied or your benefits terminated. You need to appeal the denial, or if you have already appealed, and the appeal was denied, and you now want to file a lawsuit to obtain the benefits. You […]
Over 50 million Americans have a mental illness. Despite this overwhelming number, the denial of health insurance coverage for mental health treatment continues to be extremely common, despite federal and state parity laws that are supposed to ensure fairness. On January 26, 2022, our client was admitted to a residential treatment program for teens and […]
The answer is yes.Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative nervous system condition where a part of the brain deteriorates, causing more severe symptoms over time. While this condition is best known for how it affects muscle control, balance, and movement, it can also cause a wide range of other effects on a person’s senses, thinking ability, […]
ProPublica released a scathing article on March 25, 2023, detailing the manner by which Cigna has systematically denied hundreds of thousands of medical claims in recent years by using automated systems which allow Cigna doctors to “instantly reject a claim on medical grounds without opening the patient file.” Claimants were left with unexpected bills and […]
Your home has suffered Mother Nature’s Double Whammy – it was burned or damaged by smoke during a recent wildfire, and now your property has suffered further structural damage from earth movement.Wildfires can destroy vegetation and make soil less permeable, which makes it easier for even short bursts of heavy rain to cause mudslides. If […]
Do not assume that the insurance company properly cancelled your policy. You should have the cancellation of coverage reviewed by a long-term care attorney. Insurance companies repeatedly cancel insurance policies in violation of the terms of the policy and/or statutory law.The most common examples of improper cancellations of coverage include the following: 1. When there […]