The named Plaintiffs contended that St. Joseph's unlawfully denied ERISA protections to participants and beneficiaries of the pension plan. Read more
The Seventh Circuit observed that nothing in the venue provision's text expressly invalidated forum selection clauses in ERISA plans. Read more
Our lawyers continue to dedicate their practice to all issues involving fraud and abuse and do an excellent job in this area of the law. Read more
The judges’ decision was guided by the Fifth Circuit’s 1991 insurer-friendly ruling in Pierre v. Conn. Gen. Life Ins. Co. Read more
In any case, the ERISA case can be viewed as both a positive and a negative. Read more
Edward Jones has been sued for a second time this year in a complaint alleging excessive fees and self-dealing in its ERISA 401(k) plan. Read more
The Seventh and Third circuits concluded the hospitals’ retirements plans aren’t excluded from ERISA as “church plans.” Read more
The result is an opinion that strings together broad statements about the ERISA duties. Read more
Several prominent universities have all been hit with claims under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) recently. Read more
State Street Corp. will pay $530 million to resolve federal and proposed class claims that it overcharged customers on foreign exchange transactions. Read more
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