High Court Seeks U.S. Brief On AT&T ERISA Case

Law360, New York (October 1, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court asked the U.S. solicitor general on Monday to file a brief in a class action that accuses communications giant AT&T Corp. of wrongly reducing the size of its employees' pensions.

In its first order following a recess, the court said only that the solicitor general was “invited” to file a brief “expressing the views of the United States.” The request indicates interest in the case, though the court has not yet agreed to hear it.

The class action was filed in 2001...
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