BMC Software wins 5th Circuit affirmance of summary judgment denying additional long term disability benefits
Clients BMC Software, Inc.
Jones Day represented BMC Software, Inc., its Disability Plan and the Plan insurer under ERISA in a claim alleging that the plaintiff's long term disability benefits had been wrongly limited to two years under the mental disability provisions of the Plan and that her disability was the result of physical medical issues. The Fifth Circuit affirmed summary judgment for all defendants and upheld the denial of further long term benefits.
Mills v. BMC Software Inc., BMC Software Inc. Disability Plan, et al., Cause No. 06-20374 (5th Cir. 2006)