Do You Have a Disability Case?
delete
Sales Manager Employed By Major North American Retail Chain Sues Group Insurer, Manulife Financial, for Long-Term Disability Benefits

Sales Manager Employed By Major North American Retail Chain Sues Group Insu...

Sales Manager Sues Manulife Financial For Disability Benefits The plaintiff, who had worked in the role of Retail Sales Manager for over ten years with an impeccable performance history, became disabled due to ongoing personal family issues that resulted in major depressive disorder, anxiety and stress. The plaintiff went on sick leave and received long-term disability benefits for a short period before being cut off by her group insurer, Manulife Financial. Manulife claimed that the plaintiff failed to return to work due to lack of motivation and not due to disability....
delete
Desjardins Insurance Cut-off LTD Benefits for Office Clerk with Vision Impairment and Chronic Pain

Desjardins Insurance Cut-off LTD Benefits for Office Clerk with Vision Impa...

Denied Long-Term Disability Benfits By Desjardins Our client, an uncontrolled diabetic since adolescence, developed numerous complications from the disease over the years, including significant vision impairment, which eventually forced her to stop working. She was denied long-term disability benefits by her group insurer, Desjardins Financial Security. She subsequently suffered a stroke and was hospitalized with a severe case of meningo-encephalitis, The plaintiff filed a second claim for benefits, which Desjardins approved. Eight months later, they terminated the...