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Legal News Video Update - June 1, 2010

Among the stories on this video edition of LexisNexis Legal News, the U.S. Supreme Court finds the NFL acted in concerted action in granting a company an exclusive license to use team trademarks on apparel, and, rules that ERISA provides a court discretion to award fees and costs to either party in a...

U.S. Airways, Inc. v. McCutchen: SCOTUS Says Enforcement of ERISA Plan Terms Is Not “Inequitable”

by Sara E. Hauptfuehrer Employer-sponsored group heath plans typically allow reimbursement to the plan for benefits paid in connection with injuries sustained as a result the tortious conduct of a third party. That right of reimbursement arises when the injured plan participant obtains a recovery...

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP: 8 Key Estate Planning Opportunities Arising From The Supreme Court's Decision On Same-Sex Marriage

By Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP On June 26, 2015, the US Supreme Court ruled that a state ban on same sex marriage is unconstitutional, in violation of the equal protection clause of the Fourteenth Amendment. The landmark ruling in the combined cases known as Obergefell v. Hodges [1] struck down every...