Reviewing the Revised Disability Claims Regulation – How the DOL’s Changes Will Impact the Landscape

September 16, 2016 12:35pm

Noreen Fierro
Vice President, Chief Compliance Officer Retirement Solutions and Group Insurance
Guardian Life Insurance

Bryan D. Bolton
Founding Partner
Funk & Bolton, P.A.

James A. Keller
Saul Ewing LLP

  • The proposed changes will: (i) ensure the impartial adjuster review (ii) claimants access to claim files/evidence (iii) exhaustion of claims and appeals process (iii) expand definition of adverse benefit (iv) provide more notices
  • How will the proposed changes impact litigating disability insurance claims?