High Court Denies Review Of ERISA Disability Case

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 7 denied a disability insurer's petition seeking review of a First Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that the insurer's decision to offset benefits was subject to a de novo standard of review because it depended on the insurer's interpretation of non-plan documents (Sun Life and Health Insurance Company v. David Hannington, No. 13-92, U.S. Sup.).

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