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Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, Esq. is a presenter at the ABA TORT TRIAL & INSURANCE PRACTICE SECTION (TIPS) 45th Annual TIPS Midwinter Symposium on Insurance and Employee Benefits—Life, Health and Disability, and ERISA: Emerging Issues and Litigation.

January 9, 2019 Boston, Massachusetts - Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, Esq. is speaking at the ABA TORT TRIAL & INSURANCE PRACTICE SECTION (TIPS) 45th Annual Midwinter Symposium on Insurance and Employee Benefits—Life, Health and Disability, and ERISA: Emerging Issues and Litigation. Jonathan is an American Bar Association Fellow. He is the Vice Chair of the American [...]

2019-01-09T13:15:57+00:00

What You Need to Know About The New US Department of Labor Changes To ERISA Disability Benefits Claims Procedures That Safeguard Employees’ Rights

Effective April 1, 2018 the Department of Labor’s (DOL) revised ERISA claims regulations governing employee benefits plans took effect. The DOL regulations focus on disability benefits and are found at  in 29 C.F.R. § 2560.503-1 (the implementing regulations that pertain to ERISA § 503, 29 U.S.C. § 1133). The amended regulations clarify existing regulations [...]

2019-03-05T01:47:24+00:00

Advocates Back Woman’s Harvard Pilgrim ERISA Appeal

[vc_row 0=””][vc_column][vc_column_text 0=””]Law360, Boston (June 12, 2018, 9:07 PM EDT) —  JONATHAN M. FEIGENBAUM ASSISTS HEALTH CARE ADVOCATES GROUPS BACK A WOMAN’S HARVARD PILGRIM HEALTHCARE CLAIM ERISA APPEAL Harvard Pilgrim Health Care had a duty under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act to seek readily available medical evidence from a young woman before denying her bid [...]

2018-06-18T16:15:41+00:00

After 12 Years of Litigation Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, Esq. Announces Third Successful Appeal of Long Term Disability Claim Against Sun Life

January 31, 2018 Boston, Massachusetts – ERISA attorneys Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, Esq. and Michael D. Grabhorn, Esq. announce a third successful appeal in Gross v. Sun Life Assurance Co. of Canada, __F.3d__, 2018 WL 460203 (1st Cir. Jan. 18, 2018). The case discusses chronic pain, surveillance, prejudgment interest, and attorneys’ fees. In 2006, Diahann Gross, an [...]

2018-02-01T14:29:58+00:00

American College of Employee Benefits Counsel Announces Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, Esq.to be Inducted as a Fellow

August 1, 2017 Boston, Massachusetts – Jonathan M. Feigenbaum, Esq. will be inducted as a Fellow of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel on Saturday, October 14 at the 2017 Annual Meeting in San Francisco, California. The mission of the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel is to increase the public’s understanding of employee [...]

2017-09-13T14:44:47+00:00

Supreme Court Finds ERISA Exemption for Church-Related Pension Plans

On June 5, 2017, the U.S. Supreme Court decided 8-0 that religiously affiliated non-profits’ pension plans are exempt from the requirements of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA) even if they were not originally established by a church. Newly appointed Justice Neil Gorsuch “took no part in the consideration or decision of [...]

2017-06-08T14:30:55+00:00
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