Author Archives: Robert Shely

Ninth Circuit Ruling: Insurer “logical defendant” in lawsuit to recover ERISA plan benefits

On June 22, 2011, an en banc panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals issued its much anticipated decision in Cyr v. Reliance Standard Ins. Co., 642 F.3d 1202 (9th Cir. 2011) (en banc). Considering the issue of whether […]

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