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ERISA and Long-Term Disability Benefits

February 19, 2013  |   Posted by :   |   Elder Law and Social Security Disability, Employment Law   |   0 Comments

  As a benefit to their employees, many employers offer long-term disability benefits through carriers like UNUM or MetLife. What you may not know is that long-term disability benefits are routinely denied to deserving individuals who have counted on and paid for long-term disability insurance.   Long-term disability plans from private employers are often covered by the […]

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Michigan Bullard-Plawecki Employee Right to Know Act

June 10, 2012  |   Posted by :   |   Employment Law   |   0 Comments

Under Michigan law, employees have certain rights related to their employment records.  The Bullard Plawecki Employee Right to Know Act can be found here: http://www.legislature.mi.gov/documents/mcl/pdf/mcl-act-397-of-1978.pdf Generally, Michigan employees (to include public employees) have the following rights: 1. The right to inspect their employee file twice per year; 2. The right to a copy of their employee […]

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