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Understanding ERISA: What is Preemption?

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) is a federal law that governs a large majority of employer backed group health plans. The purpose of ERISA is to…

15 May, 2018
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Long-Term Disability Claims: Understanding Your Medical Records

If you have a disability or medical condition that is preventing you from working full-time in Illinois, you may be entitled to long-term disability benefits. Many workers in…

01 May, 2018
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Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals Denies Request for Discovery Outside of Claim File

In February of 2018, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals issued an instructive decision in the case of Dragus v. Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company. This dispute centered…

17 Apr, 2018
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New ERISA Disability Claims Procedure Set to Take Effect on April 1st, 2018

Earlier this year, the United States Department of Labor (DOL) announced that new ERISA disability claims procedures will be taking effect on April 1st, 2018. The new regulations…

17 Apr, 2018
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Who Bears the Burden of Proof in ERISA Life Insurance and Accidental Death Insurance Claims...

Many employees in Chicago and throughout Illinois have some group life insurance and accidental death insurance provided by the employer.  When an untimely death occurs, and loved ones…

08 Oct, 2017