Cigna Asks 2nd Circ. To Reverse Benefit Plan Changes

Law360, Los Angeles (September 16, 2013, 11:31 PM EDT) -- Cigna Corp. asked the Second Circuit on Monday to reverse a district court’s order that it had violated ERISA by not adequately announcing changes to its benefits plan, saying the federal judge hadn’t properly considered how the class members would fare under the plan.

Cigna contends that it accurately and effectively provided notice to the class members who would be affected by changes in its benefits plan, and that the remedies suggested by the plaintiffs in the suit would harm many class members, according to a...
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