:: Post-MetLife v. Glenn Decisions

The initial reception by the judiciary is the best indicator of what a Supreme Court decision really “means”. To that end, here’s what I have for decisions citing the case thus far:

1ST CIRCUIT – COURT OF APPEALS

Stamp v. Metropolitan Life Ins. Co., 2008 U.S. App. LEXIS 13770 (1st Cir. R.I. June 30, 2008)

3RD CIRCUIT – U.S. DISTRICT COURTS

Wilce v. P&G Disability Benefit Plan, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 48376 (M.D. Pa. June 24, 2008)

4TH CIRCUIT – U.S. DISTRICT COURTS

Childers v. Eaton Corp. Long Term Disability Plan, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 49999 (D.S.C. June 30, 2008)

5TH CIRCUIT – COURT OF APPEALS

Sweeney v. Aetna United States Healthcare, 2008 U.S. App. LEXIS 14773 (5th Cir. Tex. July 10, 2008)

5TH CIRCUIT – U.S. DISTRICT COURTS

Holland v. Ret. Plan of Int’l Paper Co., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 52859 (W.D. La. July 11, 2008)

Chavez v. GHS Prop. & Cas. Ins. Co., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 48134 (S.D. Tex. June 23, 2008)

6TH CIRCUIT – U.S. DISTRICT COURTS

Degennaro v. Liberty Life Assur. Co. of Boston, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 52732 (W.D. Mich. June 20, 2008)

7TH CIRCUIT – U.S. DISTRICT COURTS

Raybourne v. Cigna Life Ins. Co., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 48341 (N.D. Ill. June 24, 2008)

8TH CIRCUIT – COURT OF APPEALS

Wakkinen v. UNUM Life Ins. Co. of Am., 2008 U.S. App. LEXIS 14208 (8th Cir. Minn. July 2, 2008)

9TH CIRCUIT – COURT OF APPEALS

Wells v. Reliance Std. Life Ins. Co., 2008 U.S. App. LEXIS 14430 (9th Cir. Mont. July 3, 2008)

9TH CIRCUIT – U.S. DISTRICT COURTS

Cremin v. McKesson Corp. Emples. Long Term Disability Benefit Plan, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 51312 (N.D. Cal. July 1, 2008)

Hoskins v. Bayer Corp., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 48791 (N.D. Cal. June 25, 2008)

10TH CIRCUIT – U.S. DISTRICT COURTS

Scruggs v. ExxonMobil Pension Plan, 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 49597 (W.D. Okla. June 30, 2008)

Waugh v. Williams Cos., 2008 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 49237 (N.D. Okla. June 27, 2008)