Balmert v. Reliance Standard Life Ins., Co., No. 08-4433 - U.S. Sixth Circuit
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Balmert v. Reliance Standard Life Ins., Co., No. 08-4433

In plaintiff's ERISA action, a decision upholding the benefits determination of defendant-insurance company denying plaintiff's claim for long-term disability benefits is affirmed as plaintiff received a full and fair review of her claim and defendant's benefits determination was not arbitrary and capricious as it was supported by substantial evidence. 

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Appellate Information

Argued: December 1, 2009

Decided and Filed: February 5, 2010

Judges

Opinion by Circuit Judge Siler

Counsel

For Appellant:  Stanley L. Myers

For Appellee:  Joshua Bachrach, Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP