TITLE

Laytons scores High Court victory for Rovers

AUTHOR(S)
Malkin, Brendan
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Lawyer;11/29/2004, Vol. 18 Issue 46, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the expected flood of claims by sports clubs against insurers expected to result from a landmark court victory for Laytons on behalf of Blackburn Rovers. Incident that led to the lawsuit; Basis of the insurer for its denial of liability; Expected impact of the court victory on the insurers.
ACCESSION #
15285707

 

Related Articles

  • Other Recent Decisions.  // Benefits Magazine;Apr2011, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p59 

    The article discusses several court cases. A company was found liable by the court for withdrawal liability as assessed by the plan in the case Asbestos Workers Local 24 Pension Fund et al v. NLG Insulation Inc. In the case Lee v. Sheet Metal Workers' National Pension Fund, the court ruled that...

  • POSTAL WORKER TO GET WORKOUT OVER COMP CLAIMS. Greenwald, Judy; Kenealy, Bill; Tsikoudakis, Mike; Zolkos, Rodd // Business Insurance;10/22/2012, Vol. 46 Issue 41, p0022 

    The article discusses a court case wherein former postal worker Darlene M. Altvater was convicted by a federal jury of filing two counts of false disability claims.

  • OTHER Recent DECISIONS.  // Legal-Legislative Reporter;Oct2008, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p15 

    This section presents a summary of cases related to employee benefits and compensation in the U.S. In Evans et al. v. Akers et al., a putative class action suit was filed by the plaintiff against various plan fiduciaries. In Gates v. UNUM Life Insurance Co., the plaintiff's claim for long-term...

  • Court Affirms Decision to Terminate Long-Term Disability Benefits.  // Benefits & Compensation Digest;May2010, Vol. 47 Issue 5, p50 

    The article discusses the court case Richards v. Hewlett-Packard Corporation et al related to benefits and compensation. It states that the plaintiff has availed insurance benefits due to an impairment in 1991. When his employer found out he could still work, it suspended his benefits, so he...

  • Part II - Legal Aspects of Aerobic Capacity: Objective Evidence of the Ability to Work. Ciccolella, Margaret; Boone, Tommy; Davenport, Todd // Professionalization of Exercise Physiology;Sep2011, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p1 

    The article discusses the legality of aerobic capacity testing in disability cases particularly chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS). It says that aerobic capacity testing can be used to document functional impairments in patients with CFS after the failure of Functional Capacity Evaluation (FCE) in...

  • Court Addresses Use of Pension Calculations Adopted Prior to Pregnancy Discrimination Act.  // Legal-Legislative Reporter;Aug2009, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p2 

    The article discusses a court case where the plaintiff filed a violation of the Pregnancy Discrimination Act (PDA) by the defendant after receiving less service credit for pregnancy leave than what they would have received if filed under disability claims. The district court established that...

  • Social Security Disability Cases. A. S. L. // Lesbian -- Gay Law Notes;Jul2010, p122 

    The article discusses the court case Mushero v. Astrue wherein the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit held that the denial of disability benefits lacks substantial evidence due to the failure of the agency in assessing the residual functional capacity of the plaintiff.

  • Suits Claim CUNA Mutual Dodged Disability Claims.  // Credit Union Journal;7/13/2009, Vol. 13 Issue 28, p2 

    The article reports on the lawsuit filed by two credit union (CU) members against insurer CUNA Mutual Group in Rapid City, South Dakota for alleged denial of credit disability insurance claims. These members are Conrad Perovich of Decotah Federal Credit Union (FCU) and Russell Smith of Market...

  • Denial of Disability Benefits Supported by the Record.  // Legal-Legislative Reporter;Oct2008, Vol. 42 Issue 10, p9 

    The article presents a summary of the case Wakkinen v. UNUM Life Insurance Co. of America et al., wherein the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eight Circuit found that a defendant did not abuse its discretion in concluding that a plaintiff failed to satisfy the disability plan's 180-day elimination...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics