Claimant Met Burden; Additional LTD Benefits Owed, Federal Judge Says

SALT LAKE CITY - A disability claimant is entitled to an additional eight months of long-term disability (LTD) payments because the claimant proved by a preponderance of the evidence that his disability prevents him from working in his occupation as an attorney, a Utah federal judge said Dec. 10 (Ralph Dewsnup v. Unum Life Insurance Company of America, No. 17-126, D. Utah, 2018 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 208688).
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