If you receive long-term disability benefits through your employer, chances are that ERISA – otherwise known as The Employment Retirement Income Security Act of 1984 – controls the plan. This federal statute sets up minimum guidelines which are to apply to benefit and pension plans for individual employees.
The individuals at a company who oversee benefit plans must meet certain requirements and follow certain protocols. When they fail to do so, an employee who participates in the plan could begin ERISA litigation by filing a lawsuit in the federal court system.
Sadly, employee benefits, including long-term disability benefits, are wrongfully denied to employees all the time. When that happens, it is important that you contact an El Paso ERISA litigation attorney as soon as possible. Attorney J. Price McNamara of the Law Offices of J. Price McNamara can explain all of your legal rights and options under ERISA and could assist you with litigating your case through the federal court system. Please contact us online today to find out more about how we could help you throughout your ERISA case.
When an employer unlawfully interferes with an employee’s benefits under a plan, this could amount to a breach of a fiduciary obligation. In those instances, an employee may be eligible to file a lawsuit on that basis. Common bases for beginning ERISA litigation in the federal court system include the following:
Since ERISA is a federal statute, any lawsuit which the employee files must go forward in federal court. Federal court litigation can be complex and daunting, and there are many deadlines in place. Consequently, it is important that you have an El Paso ERISA litigation attorney on your side representing you throughout the process.
If your employer has wrongfully interfered with a benefits plan, or if you are unable to obtain the benefits you deserve under your plan, it is very possible that ERISA litigation might be an option for you. Attorney J. Price McNamara of the Law Offices of J. Price McNamara can review all of your circumstances and help you decide whether you should file a lawsuit. Attorney McNamara can assist you during every stage of your case and can assist you with litigating your legal matter through the federal court system.
Federal litigation is complicated, and it is not a good idea to represent yourself during federal ERISA litigation proceedings. To schedule a free legal consultation and case evaluation with an experienced El Paso ERISA litigation attorney, contact us online today for more information about how we could assist you with your legal matter.
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