High Court Will Not Review ERISA Benefit And Disclosure Claims

High Court Will Not Review ERISA Benefit And Disclosure Claims

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 13 denied a plan participant's petition for a writ of certiorari seeking review of an 11th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that a health plan insurer did not abuse its discretion in calculating benefits and that the insurer was not liable for penalties for failing to disclose documents it relied on in calculating the amount of the benefit (Brian Fox v. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Inc., No. 13-342, U.S. Sup.).

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