Your Claim Was Not Approved

Your Claim Was Not Approved

Why Your Claim Was Not Approved If you receive a letter denying your TSGLI benefits, usually a part of the letter will be under the heading “Why Your Claim Was Not Approved”.    In one recent case, Ms. K received such a letter and it read: Your claim for inability to independently perform Activities of …

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Denied TSGLI Claim

Denied TSGLI Claim?

Denied TSGLI Claim? You may be Missing Required Documentation Are you an injured service member and believe your TSGLI claim has been wrongly denied?  Try to gather additional supporting documentation and apply for reconsideration.  However, if your claim is still denied, more detailed documentation that supports your claim may be needed.  So you will need …

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Review of Administrative Denial

Judicial Review of Administrative Denial

More Lawsuits Call For Judicial Review of Administrative Denial of TSGLI Benefits A veteran has filed another lawsuit in U.S. District Court (Southern District of California).  This lawsuit calling for judicial review of administrative denial of disability benefits.  Claiming that the United States Navy failed to provide benefits to a servicemember under the terms of …

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Arbitrary And Capricious Decision

Arbitrary And Capricious Decision

What Is An Arbitrary And Capricious Decision? In this article we discuss Arbitrary and Capricious decision making in addition to the difference between the two. In the field of Law, an Arbitrary decision is defined as a decision based on random choice or personal whim. Willful and unreasoning action, without consideration and regard for facts …

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Class-action Lawsuit filed against Army Panel

This past week, a class action suit was filed on behalf of thousands of former soldiers whose service files contain errors or injustices, and whose applications were handled improperly by the U.S. Army’s Board for Correction of Military Records (ABCMR).  With legal representation from the global firm of Morrison & Foerster, the National Veterans Legal …

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Denied TSGLI Benefits

Lawsuits Filed Over Denied TSGLI Benefits Have you been denied TSGLI benefits? Lawsuits involving the denial of TGSLI benefits have been filed by injured veterans who claim that the federal government has standardized the practices of denying claims “in a manner that is arbitrary, unsupported by its own guidelines and contrary to law.” (Fail et …

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