SAN FRANCISCO – A former Kaiser Hospital employee alleges her claim for disability benefits was unlawfully denied.
Angolini filed a complaint on March 31 in the U.S. District Court for
the Northern District of California against Metropolitan Life Insurance
Co. alleging violation of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in 2016, she became
disabled and applied for benefits but was denied. The plaintiff holds
Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. responsible because the defendant
allegedly upheld its decision to deny plaintiff's claim for disability
benefits despite her meeting all of the criteria.
seeks compensatory damages, all legal fees, interest and any other
relief as the court deems just. She is represented by P. Randall Noah of
Law Offices of P. Randall Noah in Orinda.
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Case number 3:17-cv-01793-EDL