Skip to main content

Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Search for legal issues
For help near (city, ZIP code or county)
Please enter a legal issue and/or a location

Rice v. Jefferson Pilot Fin. Ins. Co., No. 08-4180

Article Placeholder Image
By FindLaw Staff on August 24, 2009 4:29 PM

In an ERISA action challenging a denial of plaintiff's application for long-term disability benefits, dismissal of the complaint is affirmed where, because the parties did not provide any reason to ignore the plain language of the policy, the clear repudiation rule did not apply and the language of the policy governed.

Read Rice v. Jefferson Pilot Fin. Ins. Co., No. 08-4180

Appellate Information

Argued: August 4, 2009

Decided and Filed: August 24, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Gibbons

Counsel

Tony C. Merry, Law Offices of Tony C. Merry, LLC, Columbus, OH

Adam Jay Hubble, Law Office, Dublin, OH

Find a Lawyer

More Options