MIAMI – A former process technician for the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation alleges her disability benefits were unlawfully terminated.
Zaidi filed a complaint on March 28 in the U.S. District Court for the
Southern District of Florida against Life Insurance Co. of North America
the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
According to the
complaint, the plaintiff alleges she filed a claim with the defendant in
October 2013 for disability benefits, which was approved. The suit
states her benefits were terminated in May 2016.
holds Life Insurance Co. of North America responsible because the
defendant allegedly failed to pay disability benefit payments to
plaintiff, failed to describe to plaintiff any additional material or
information necessary to perfect her claim, and failed to provide a full
and fair review of plaintiff’s claim.
The plaintiff seeks judgment against defendant, benefits due, costs, attorneys’ fees, interest, and further relief
as the court deems just. She is represented by Cesar Gavidia of
Attorneys Dell and Schaefer, Chartered in Hollywood.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida Case number 1:17-cv-21147