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Larry Schneider, Disability Insurance Specialist with Disability Insurance Resource Center to Speak at The Knowledge Group’s Disability Insurance Claims Litigation Event

New York, NY, October 13, 2017 --( The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Larry Schneider, Disability Insurance Specialist with Disability Insurance Resource Center will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast entitled: “Disability Insurance Claims Litigation: Practical Guide in 2017 & Beyond.” This event is scheduled for October 19, 2017 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET).

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About Larry Schneider

Larry Schneider is a disability insurance specialist, with over 45 years of hands on experience, exclusively specializing in disability insurance.

Over the years, over 50 disability related articles have been published in many of the trade magazines (including, “The American College’s “Forensic Examiner” etc.), lectures to many of the nation’s leading associations, CPA’s etc. and has appeared on television talking about contractual differences between policies offered by the insurance industry as well as being a panelist for a litigation conference.

In addition, he is an expert witness/consultant for DI claims which have been inappropriately denied and a national resource for hard to place insurance applicants, as well as a national source for application of business and individual standard cases.

He has also has authored, “The Encyclopedia of Disability Income Insurance” and “The Anatomy of Denied Disability Insurance Claims” manuals.

He has also helped the American College, substantially rewrite their, “Essentials of Disability Income Insurance” manual and has been a guest speaker at the MDRT’s 2013 convention and has appeared in many webinars.

Prior to his insurance career, he headed up a dept for one of the big 8 CPA firms, doing analytical studies on behalf of their clients.

Additional information regarding his brokerage; Disability Insurance Resource Center and his full CV, can be seen by visiting his website:

Schneider can also be contacted via E-mail at:, or via his toll free number: 800-551-6211

About Disability Insurance Resource Center

As the nation's leading disability insurance specialist, claims consultant/expert witness, exclusively specializing in income protection disability insurance since 1972, we can help you to get you the best coverage possible.

We represent all of the disability insurance carriers and with "one stop shopping," can provide an insightful and convenient experience for all of your needs.

Even if you have been previously turned down, or believe you are uninsurable, we can help get you the coverage you need.

Event Synopsis:

Over the past years, businesses and organizations, both in the U.S. and in Canada, have been facing the challenges brought by the proliferation of disability insurance claims litigation. The rise in number of claims and claim denials, under both employer-sponsored group policies and individual policies, has driven an increase in the number of lawsuits filed. Employers, benefit plan sponsors, insurers, and claimants alike have been adversely impacted by the burdens of litigation.

Listen as a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders organized by The Knowledge Group bring the audience to a road beyond the basics of Disability Insurance Claims, with an emphasis on cost-containment, practical approaches, and workable solutions. They will provide an overview of the legal and regulatory framework of Disability Insurance Claims Litigation in the U.S. and in Canada. Speakers will also provide an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals as well as key issues and developments surrounding this significant topic.

Key Topics:

• Disability Insurance Claims: U.S. and Canadian Perspectives
• Challenges and Difficulties
• Identifying Dos and Don'ts
• Strategies for Litigating Disability Claims
• Scope and Limitations
• Litigation Costs and Risks
• Recent Court Decisions
• Trends, Developments and Update

About The Knowledge Group /The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series

The Knowledge Group was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register for an event, please visit:
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