These excerpts taken from the ADTN 10-K filed Feb 27, 2009.
Article 11 Plan Administration.
11.01. Powers and Responsibilities of the Administrator. The Administrator has the full power and the full responsibility to administer the Plan in all of its details, subject, however, to the applicable requirements of ERISA. The Administrators powers and responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Article 11 Plan
11.01. Powers and Responsibilities of the Administrator. The Administrator has the full power and the full
If the claim concerns disability benefits under the Plan, the Plan Administrator must notify the
If the initial claim was for disability benefits under the Plan
benefit determination, the notification shall set forth, in a manner calculated to be understood by the claimant the specific reason or reasons for the adverse determinations, reference to the specific plan provisions on which the benefit
determination is based, a statement that the claimant is entitled to receive, upon the claimants request and free of charge, reasonable access to, and copies of, all documents, records, and other information relevant to the claim for benefits.