LOS ANGELES – A former VeriClaim employee claims his disability benefits were wrongfully terminated and that his insurer has failed to respond to his second appeal.
Galloway filed a complaint on Feb. 22 in the U.S. District Court for
the Central District of California against Life Insurance Co. of North
America citing the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
to the complaint, the plaintiff alleges that in 2014 he became disabled
due to injuries to his lumbar and cervical spine as the result of an
accident and applied for disability benefits. He alleges his benefits
were initially approved and then terminated a few months later. The
plaintiff holds Life Insurance Co. of North America responsible
because the defendant allegedly did not respond to the plaintiff's
The plaintiff seeks payment of disability benefits
due to the plaintiff, declare that the plaintiff is entitled to receive
disability benefits for as long as he remains disabled, all legal fees,
interest and any other relief as the court deems just. He is
represented by Russell G. Petti of Law Offices of Russell G. Petti in La
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:17-cv-01449-PSG-AFM