Former Townsend Employee Bids for ERISA Claims

Law360, New York (August 11, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A former legal secretary for intellectual property law firm Townsend and Townsend and Crew LLP has asked a judge to grant summary judgment to her claim that her former employer owes her money under a long-term disability claim regulated by the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

In a motion for summary judgment filed Aug. 8 in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, Linda Burgess asked the court to order Prudential Insurance Company of America, the fiduciary of Townsend's long-term disability plan, to...
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