Sweda v. University of Pennsylvania
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in Third Circuit regarding the appropriate pleading standard for ERISA cases and the broad discretion to which ERISA fiduciaries are entitled
Barchock v. CVS Health Corp.
First Circuit affirms dismissal of ERISA class action lawsuit against retirement plan offering stable value fund as an investment option
Chamber of Commerce v. U.S. Department of Labor (Fiduciary Rule Appeal)
Fifth Circuit strikes down DOL's 2016 Fiduciary Rule
Transamerica Life Insurance Company v. Santomenno
Ninth Circuit reverses district court and holds that a plan administrator is not an ERISA fiduciary when negotiating its compensation with a prospective customer
Ellis v. Fidelity Management Trust Co.
First Circuit affirms dismissal of ERISA class action alleging that Fidelity imprudently managed a stable value fund
Foot Locker, Inc. v. Osberg
Supreme Court denies cert. petition concerning whether detrimental reliance is an element of a claim for breach of fiduciary duty under ERISA
White v. Chevron Corp.
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief in Ninth Circuit regarding the appropriate pleading standard for ERISA cases and the broad discretion to which ERISA fiduciaries are entitled
Jammal v. American Family Insurance Co.
U.S. Chamber files amicus brief urging Sixth Circuit to reverse lower court decision finding that insurance agents were misclassified as independent contractors
Brotherston v. Putnam Investments, LLC
U.S. Chamber urges First Circuit to affirm decision holding that ERISA plaintiffs failed to meet their loss-causation burden
Deutsche Bank Americas Holding Corp. v. Moreno
Rule 23(f) petition denied in an ERISA excessive-fees case