Bacon on Hardt v. Reliance Standard Life Insurance Company

In Hardt v. Reliance Std. Life Ins. Co. , 2010 U.S. LEXIS 4164 (U.S. May 24, 2010) , the Supreme Court rejected a "prevailing party requirement" for an award of attorney's fees under ERISA because it was contrary to the statute's plain text in 29 USCS § 1132 (g)(1). Instead...