Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. A sample of recent cases is provided below. The most common type of ERISA case for approximately the past fourteen years has involved retirement plan participants’ allegations that plan fiduciaries caused participants to pay excessive record keeping and […]

For the second month in a row, the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department of Labor were quiet on the retirement plans front. This was likely caused, at least in part, by their focus on drafting guidance pursuant to the SECURE Act (which I summarized in the January 2020 edition of this newsletter). Thus, […]

Since last month’s edition of The Speed Reader, the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department of Labor have been quiet on the retirement plans front. Perhaps this was a result of their pending work drafting guidance pursuant to the SECURE Act, which was summarized in last month’s edition of this newsletter. Thus, this month’s […]

Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. A sample of cases that were recently decided or filed is provided below. Bergamatto v. Board of Trustees of the NYSA- ILA Pension Fund (decided on August 6, 2019 by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third […]

Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. Cases that were recently filed, settled, or for which courts issued procedural rulings are outlined below. Please note that this list is not exhaustive, however. Enos v. Adidas America Inc. (complaint filed on July 10, 2019 in the U.S District Court […]

  Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. Cases that were recently filed or decided are outlined below. Please note, however, that this list is not exhaustive. Kirkendall v. Halliburton, Inc. (decided on January 24, 2019 by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second […]

  Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. Cases that were recently filed or decided are outlined below. Please note, however, that this list is not exhaustive. Wilcox v. Georgetown University (decided on January 8, 2019 by the U.S. District Court for the District of […]

  Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. Cases that were recently decided, or for which courts issued procedural rulings, are outlined below. Please note, however, that this list is not exhaustive. White v. Chevron Corporation (decided on November 13, 2018 by the U.S. Court […]

  Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. Recent cases are outlined below, but please note that this list is not exhaustive. In re DeRogatis (procedural ruling issued on September 14, 2018 by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit):  The defendants in […]

Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. Cases that were recently resolved are outlined below, but please note that this list is not exhaustive. Pearce v. Chrysler Group LLC Pension Plan (decided on June 20, 2018 by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit):  […]