Levy v. Minnesota Life Ins. Co., 07-1006
In a dispute over disability insurance coverage, summary judgment in favor of defendant-insurer is affirmed where the illness resulting from a past injury suffered by plaintiff was the proximate cause of his disability, rather than the injury itself, which limited the amount of his recovery under the terms of the policy.
- Argued 12/05/2007
- Decided 02/25/2008
- Published 02/25/2008
- EVANS, Circuit Judge., Before FLAUM, EVANS, and WILLIAMS, Circuit Judges.
- United States Seventh Circuit
- For Appellant:
- James J. Stamos (argued), Stamos & Trucco LLP, Chicago, IL, for Plaintiff-Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Michael J. Smith, Warren von Schleicher (argued), Smith, von Schleicher & Associates, Chicago, IL, for Defendant-Appellee.