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District Court Ruling in LTD Claim Holds ERISA Fiduciary Duty Lessons
DeBofsky Sherman Casciari Reynolds P.C.Link to more items from this source
Nov. 10, 2021

"A recent federal court ruling ... admonished a disability insurer for accepting an employer's representations at face value rather than performing an independent investigation consistent with [ERISA's] fiduciary obligations.... The court's ruling went beyond the facts of the case, though, and offered a number of important lessons about ERISA's fiduciary duties[.]" [Host v. First Unum Life Ins. Co., No. 18-11504 (D. Mass. Oct. 28, 2021)]

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