An Insurance Company Acting as a Claims Administrator is Again a Proper Defendant in an ERISA Suit for Benefits

Posted in: Case Updates, Disability Insurance, Disability Insurance News, ERISA, Insurance Litigation Blog, Standing June 29, 2011

The Ninth Circuit has reversed itself and ruled that insurance companies that make claim decisions or are responsible for paying benefits can serve as defendants in ERISA actions for benefits or to enforce the terms of the plan.  In Cyr

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