Judge Nixes Most Of Marsh Ex-COO's ERISA Claims

Law360, New York (January 31, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal judge has tossed the lion's share of claims by the former president and chief operating officer of Marsh & McLennan that the insurance broker wrongfully deprived him of benefits after he was fired in the wake of the company's 2004 bid-rigging scandal.

In an opinion and order handed down Wednesday in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, Judge Shira A. Scheindlin granted Marsh & McLennan Companies Inc.'s motion to dismiss 11 of the 13 claims brought by Roger Egan,...
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