Delayed or Denied Claims

Claim Denial Due to Life Insurance Lapse? Here’s What to Do

If your loved one’s insurance company asserts it did not receive a premium payment on time and terminated your policy, you may have been told your life insurance claim has been denied. It’s critical to know, however, that a lapse in payment does not necessarily mean you are not entitled to collect life insurance benefits. […]

ERISA Denied Life Insurance Claim

If your Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) claim was denied, it’s important to know your legal rights and the steps you can take to dispute the denial. Our firm has extensive experience handing insurance claim denials, and we can navigate the process to obtain the benefits you deserve. ERISA Claim Denial: Next Steps ERISA […]

Denied AD&D Claim

If your loved one was severely injured or killed in a catastrophic accident, the last thing you want to be doing is fighting with the insurance company over a denied claim for benefits. If your accidental death and dismemberment insurance (AD&D) claim was denied, we can help. Our lawyers have the experience to investigate your […]

Denied FEGLI Claim

If you were denied a Federal Employees Group Life Insurance (FEGLI) claim after your loved one passed away, you still may be entitled to receive benefits. Our lawyers can review the details your situation, determine why your claim was denied, and move forward with seeking the benefits you deserve. Do I have FEGLI Coverage? With […]

Denied SGLI Claims

If your Servicemembers Group Life Insurance (SGLI) claim was denied, our lawyers can review the details of your situation to determine if you can fight the insurance company’s decision and obtain benefits. Do I have SGLI Coverage? SGLI provides affordable life insurance to active servicemembers. You are automatically insured under full-time SGLI coverage if you […]

Reasons Life Insurance Companies Deny Claims

If you’re waiting for your life insurance benefits to arrive, you’re not alone.  Many people will wait weeks or months after the death of a loved one, only to eventually be told that their claim is invalid.  The truth is, life insurance companies will look for any possible reason to deny a claim—and if they […]

Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits: How to Get What You Deserve

Just a few weeks ago, the mammoth insurance company American International Group (AIG) ended a longstanding legal investigation into its business practices. AIG agreed to pay $300 million to settle allegations it regularly denied life insurance benefits by failing to inform beneficiaries. The money will be divided among 39 state governments and the District of […]

Help for Victims of Hurricane Sandy and Other Natural Disasters

The act of filing an insurance claim can give victims a feeling of closure. Compensation for a wrecked vehicle after a car accident, a life insurance payment after a loved one passes away—these things are often painful, but necessary for victims to process what happened and allow them to move on. But for victims of […]

How to Dispute Denied Life Insurance Claims

Anyone who has ever filed an insurance claim knows what a pain it can be.  From car accident claims to home damage after a storm, the mere act of reading your policy is a chore.  The terms and definitions in your coverage seem to contradict one another—and to be honest, you’re not sure what the […]

Life Insurance Delays

Insurance companies do not care about your life or your problems, but they do care about your money.  Insurance businesses want to take in as much profit as they can by selling premiums, and keep it by paying out as little as possible—even when they are presented with legitimate claims. Here are just a few […]