How Do I Know Whether To Make A Disability Insurance Claim?

Many people understand that they have disability insurance coverage, but aren't sure whether, when, or how to make a claim.  This confusion often results in people delaying in submitting a claim, which can potentially jeopardize their right to coverage.  Below is a guide to some of the issues you might consider in determining whether to …

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Four Common Disability Insurance Provisions and Why They Matter

As with most insurance cases, disputes over disability insurance coverage or benefits frequently turn on the specific insurance policy language at issue.  Insurance policy fine print can often be read in ways that are counterintuitive.  Below are four common policy provisions that are often key to the outcome of disability insurance disputes. 1.     The Definition …

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The Fine Print Matters In Insurance Coverage Disputes

Many insurance disputes revolve around the fine print of the policy.  Unfortunately, the policy's specific language may define important terms differently from what the insured understood or was led to believe.  This was the case in the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals' recent decision in Fiorentini v. Paul Revere Life Insurance Company. In Fiorentini, the …

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