Union Sues Electrical Co. Over Pension Funds

Law360, New York (June 15, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A union filed suit Wednesday against a California electrical contracting company, seeking over $200,000 in benefits owed after the company allegedly breached a collective bargaining agreement and failed to pay into the union’s pension funds in violation of ERISA.

Trustees of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 684’s various pension benefit plans filed the complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California against Mer-Cal Electric Inc. and its owner, alleging the company failed to pay into the funds, in violation of...
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