High Court Employee Benefits Cases: A Review And Look Ahead
February 20, 2014, 4:39 PM EST
Law360, New York (February 20, 2014, 4:39 PM EST) -- Having settled into the new year, we reflect on decisions from the U.S. Supreme Court in 2013 that are likely to have a significant impact in the world of pension and welfare employee benefits and, in some cases, already have had such an impact. The issues addressed by the Supreme Court are wide ranging and are both substantive and procedural.
They include same sex marriage benefits, welfare plan reimbursement provisions, statute of limitations and class certification. Looking ahead into 2014, we see that the Supreme Court...