USA - April 5 2013 April 2, 2013 - Yesterday's litigation developments in West Virginia and Kentucky put an exclamation point on the abundant activity occurring in the…
USA - March 20 2012 Two recent Florida district court decisions have sided with insurers, holding that they have no duty to defend or indemnify their insureds for Chinese drywall claims.
USA - August 9 2011 On August 5, 2011, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals issued its much-anticipated decision in Faber v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co ., affirming the dismissal of the plaintiff's putative class action that alleged MetLife breached its ERISA fiduciary duties by distributing ERISA-governed life insurance benefits through Retained Asset Accounts.
USA - March 30 2011 The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals recently ruled that, where the plain language of an employer sponsored plan so provides, the plan is entitled to full reimbursement for medical benefits that the employer paid on its employee's behalf.
USA - February 22 2011 At the request of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, the Department of Labor, on February 17, 2011, submitted a letter brief in the pending Faber v. Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. appeal.