Steve Silver Presents Webinar, “ERISA Wrongful Denial of Benefits Claims: Procedural Prerequisites and Key Defenses”
This CLE webinar will provide guidance to employee benefits counsel for defending against wrongful denial of benefits claims involving ERISA plans. The panel will explain the administrative process required under ERISA before litigation may proceed. The panel will also discuss how courts are addressing key procedural and substantive issues, including standing, contractual time limits, exhaustion of administrative remedies, discovery, standards of review, deference to the administrator’s decision, attorneys’ fees, and preemption.
Pierce Atwood litigation attorney Steve Silver focuses his practice on ERISA and long-term disability matters.