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Hall v. Liberty Life Ins. Co. of Boston, No. 08-4738

In plaintiff's suit seeking reinstatement of her long-term disability benefits, judgment of the district court is affirmed in part, vacated in part and remanded where: 1) district court's judgment with respect to benefit plan's termination of plaintiff's benefits and its claim for partial reimbursement is affirmed; and 2) district court's imposition of an equitable lien on plaintiff's Social Security benefits and its denial of attorney fees to the benefits plan are vacated and remanded. 

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Appellate Information

Argued: December 4, 2009

Decided and Filed: February 8, 2010

Judges

Opinion by Circuit Judge Gilman

Counsel

For Appellant:  Robert Armand Perez, Sr., The Perez Law Firm Co., LPA

For Appellee:   Michael E. Smith, Frantz Ward LLP