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If I was recently denied long-term disability benefits, when should I get a lawyer involved?

Disability Benefits - Question 103
You should contact a disability benefits lawyer as soon as the insurance company denies your claim. Appeals that are offered to you can be meaningless and your lawyer can advise whether there is any point in "appealing" or simply proceeding with legal action without further delay.

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I was diagnosed with arthritis in my early 20s. I am now 38. I started a new job ten months ago. Recently my arthritis pain became so severe that I could not work, so I applied for disability insurance through my new group plan. They denied my claim because my arthritis is a pre-existing condition. Can they do this?

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