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What's New in ERISA Litigation?

March 15, 2018

U.S. Fifth Circuit Strikes Down the Obama Administration’s “Fiduciary Rule”

Written by Steve Herman
March 1, 2018

U.S. Fifth Circuit, En Banc, Reverses Pierre, and Holds that Review for Factual Determinations is De Novo Where Plan Does Not Afford Administrator Discretion

Written by Steve Herman
February 6, 2018

U.S. Fifth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims in Connection with Radio Shack Bankruptcy

Written by Steve Herman
December 14, 2017

U.S. Fifth Circuit Holds that Penalty Action for Failure to Provide Plan Documents is Subject to Louisiana’s One-Year Prescriptive Period

Written by Steve Herman
December 4, 2017

U.S. Fifth Circuit Explains Savings Clause Affirming Dismissal of Suit for Life Insurance Benefits Originally Filed in State Court

Written by Steve Herman
October 6, 2017

U.S. Fifth Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Claim for Disability Benefits where Loss of Eye from Fungal Infection not “Accident” under Plan

Written by Steve Herman
September 5, 2017

Southern District of New York Certifies (b)(1) Class Claims under ERISA for Mismanagement of 401(k) Plan

Written by Steve Herman
July 10, 2017

U.S. Fifth Circuit Grants Rehearing, En Banc, to Consider the Appropriate Standard of Review for Factual Determinations Where Plan Does Not Afford Administrator Discretion

Written by Steve Herman
May 30, 2017

U.S. Fifth Circuit Affirms Order to Reimburse Plan and to Pay Attorneys Fees, Rejecting Participant’s Challenge to ERISA’s Written Instrument Requirements

Written by Steve Herman
September 26, 2016

Fifth Circuit Throws Out ERISA Suit against BP over 2010 Spill

Written by Steve Herman