“No one loves the messenger who brings bad news.” Antigone (lines 276-77). What happens when an ERISA claimant brings state law claims against independent medical consultants retained by the Plan to provide medical reviews eventually relied upon in claim denials? Are these claims preempted by ERISA? Good news: Sometimes yes. Here’s the case of Cacoperdo… Continue Reading
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