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Massachusetts Woman Files $100M Lawsuit Against Cigna
Posted on 3 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

BOSTON - (AP) An employee of Cigna Healthcare Inc. has filed a $100 million federal lawsuit claiming the health insurer engages in a widespread pattern of gender discrimination and harassment against women. Contracting manager Bretta Karp of Shrewsbury... Read More

Supreme Court Says ERISA Permits District Court To Reform Pension Plan
Posted on 16 May 2011 by Joan Grossman

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on May 16 ruled that although Section 502(a)(1)(B) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act does not permit a district court to reform the terms of a pension plan, Section 502(a)(3) does authorize... Read More

High Court Hears Oral Arguments In ERISA Plan Documents Case
Posted on 1 Dec 2010 by Joan Grossman

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Nov. 30 considered whether a showing of "likely harm" was sufficient to entitle participants in or beneficiaries of an employee benefits plan governed by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act... Read More