US Airways' Benefits Offset Bid Warps ERISA, High Court Told

Law360, New York (October 19, 2012, 9:38 PM EDT) -- A former airline mechanic fighting US Airways Inc.'s efforts to recover all the money it paid to cover his medical bills after a 2007 car wreck told the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday that the company was trying to “pervert” the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Respondents James McCutchen and Rosen Louik & Perry PC — the firm that helped him get a gross recovery of $110,000 after he was seriously hurt in a car crash that left a teenager dead — filed a brief urging...
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