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Long-Term Disability Claims With Guardian Life and Berkshire Life

Guardian Life Insurance acquired Berkshire Life Insurance a number of years ago and now continues to sell long-term disability insurance policies through the Berkshire brand. This pair of companies is

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NorthWestern Mutual Long-Term Disability Claims, Let the Claimant Beware

Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company sells long-term disability insurance actively and aggressively, but be forewarned: they will be equally aggressive in looking at ways to delay or deny your claim. 

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Metlife Long-Term Disability Policy Holders Beware

Metlife stopped selling individual disability insurance last year, but kept all of its policies and continues to administer them and manage the claims. In insurance company lingo, this block of

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Webinar: An Introduction to Long-Term Disability Claims

Are you struggling to file a long-term disability claim? In this video Evan Schwartz breaks down what you’ll need to file a Long-Term Disability claim, how to file it, and

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Necessary Steps to a Successful Long-Term Disability Claim

Policies Reviewed The first thing a competent lawyer must do in evaluating a potential long-term disability claim is discuss with you what type of insurance policy or policies you own.

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Plant Company’s Growing Stock Ruined, Insurance Company Forced to Pay Claim

A Michigan federal judge recently granted a large plant-growing company’s summary judgment motion in a case against its insurer over coverage for thousands of plants that died following a cooling

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$300 Million—Plus Ruling Favors NJ Transit Against Insurer—Words Matter!

In light of the recent hurricanes that have decimated parts of the United States, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, it is important to remember that ongoing battles that resulted from

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Long-Term Disability Buyouts—What You Need to Know

Lump sum buyouts of long-term disability policies can happen at any particular time during the course of a claim.  Claimants need to know that there are opportunities available with some

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Cyber Fraud Insurance Coverage: More Coverage Than You Think!

A recent decision by a New York federal judge in the burgeoning area of cyber coverage has significantly expanded the scope of covered losses that involve scams or theft by

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  • Before choosing Schwartz law I was overwhelmed and confused about the whole LTD process and wanted to make sure I wasn’t making any wrong decisions for me and my family.

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  • Applying for disability, even when the need has become obvious to both yourself and those around you, is not necessarily an easy decision. In my case it meant having to

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  • When I came to see Evan Schwartz, I had already shut down my business, was in the midst of a horrible divorce, had no income and hadn’t even filed a

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Phone: (212) 608-5445

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