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$15M Victory Against Greenwich Insurance Co.

Mehr, Fairbanks & Peterson - a $15M Victory Against Greenwich Insurance Co. On October 4, 2018, a Kentucky jury found against defendant, Greenwich Insurance Co. in favor of dozens of heirs of Ben and Lillian Salyer, plaintiffs. The case arose [...]

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Hospital ‘Church Plan’ Suit Going Forward

Mehr Fairbanks & Peterson Trial Lawyers PLLC Underfunded Pension - ERISA Claim Against Hospital Church Plan In his decision back in April, U.S. District Judge David L. Bunning declined to dismiss former members of St. Elizabeth Medical Center Employees’ Pension [...]

  • Life Insurance Claim is Delayed

Reasons a Life Insurance Claim is Delayed

Reasons a Life Insurance Claim is Delayed Life insurance claims should be paid within 30 days of a proper claim being submitted to the insurance company. If the claim is not paid within 30 days, it is considered delayed. Any [...]

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Insurance Company Can’t Use Litigation to Prevent a Bad Faith Claim

On January 31, 2017, Honorable Thomas D. Wingate, Franklin Circuit Court's Division II Judge, granted Plaintiff Lisa Warren's motion for partial summary judgment and denied Defendant Auto-Owners' motion for summary judgment. The Court held that Ms. Warren had satisfied the first [...]

Disability News & Information

  • Chronic migraines

Are chronic migraines considered a disability?

It is reported that around 12% of the population suffers from migraines. The International Headache Society defines chronic migraines as experiencing fifteen headache days per month, and eight or more of those days being migrainous, in absence of medication.  If [...]

Accidental Death Insurance

An accidental death policy offers protection when the insured dies as a result of an accident. Accidental death benefits may be found as part of a regular life insurance policy or as a separate contract. What Does Accidental Death And [...]

  • Diastolic Heart Failure

Is Diastolic Heart Failure Fatal?

Diastolic heart failure is when the lower left chamber of the heart (left ventricle) is not able to properly fill with blood during the diastolic phase, reducing the total amount of blood pumped out into the body. The diastolic phase [...]

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