LTD Benefits Owed; Claimant Is Not Capable Of Working In Any Occupation, Judge Says

MINNEAPOLIS - A disability claimant is entitled to long-term disability (LTD) benefits under a plan's any-occupation standard because the evidence clearly shows that the claimant is not capable of working in a sedentary position as a result of her disability, a Minnesota federal judge said May 28 (Melissa A. McIntyre v. Reliance Standard Life Insurance Co., No. 17-5134, D. Minn., 2019 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 88536).
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