If You are not Practicing as a Dentist on the Time of Your Disability Claim Under the Policy, Regardless of Intent, Dentistry is not Considered “Your Occupation.”

In the case of Giddens v. Equitable Life Assurance Society of the United States, 445 F.3d 1286 (11th Cir. 2006), the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals held that regardless of his intent, if Dr. Giddens was not practicing dentistry at the time of his disability under...