Breach Of Fiduciary Claim Against Disability Insurer To Proceed, Judge Says

KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A Kansas federal judge on May 24 denied a disability insurer's motion to dismiss a breach of fiduciary duty claim arising out of the insurer's administration of a plan participant's benefits claim because dismissal of the breach of fiduciary allegation would be premature (Kelly Dean Brende v. Reliance Standard Life Insurance Co., Nos. 15-9711, 19-2042, D. Kan., 2019 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 87777).
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