Bill Undermines ERISA By Voiding Plan Discretionary Clauses

By Matthew Kolodoski and Harrison Yoss (October 5, 2022, 2:40 PM EDT) -- On May 12, the Employee and Retiree Access to Justice Act was introduced in Congress to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.[1] If signed into law, the Employee and Retiree Access to Justice Act would render discretionary clauses in all employee welfare benefits plans unenforceable and, thereby, fundamentally alter ERISA benefits litigation.[2]...

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