High Court To Mull Time Limits For ERISA Disability Claims

Law360, New York (April 15, 2013, 5:57 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to consider the time limits for challenging the denial of a disability claim in an Employee Retirement Income Security Act case brought by a former Wal-Mart Stores Inc. employee against the retailer and a Hartford Life Inc. unit.

The Supreme Court granted a petition for certiorari filed by former Wal-Mart employee Julie Heimeshoff, who had asked the high court to review a Second Circuit ruling that upheld the dismissal of a suit challenging Hartford Life & Accident Insurance Co.'s denial...
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