Case: Health & Welfare Benefits/ERISA Preemption (M.D. Ala.)

Nov. 24, 2021, 8:57 PM

The court ruled that ERISA preempts state-law claims against Advanced Technology Systems Co. based on the denial of death benefits to an employee’s wife, after the company paid premiums but didn’t tell the insurer he worked in Kenya, which disqualified him for coverage absent written approval.

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