Retiree Asks High Court To Clarify ERISA Claim Time Limits

Law360, New York (January 31, 2014, 8:07 PM EST) -- A retiree has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a ruling nixing his proposed Employee Income Retirement Security Act class action, saying the case would give the justices an opportunity to resolve a circuit split over when claims accrue.

Former Rohm and Haas Co. employee Phillip A. Dix filed a petition to the Supreme Court on Jan. 24, asking the high court to weigh the Third Circuit's Sept. 30 ruling affirming the dismissal of his ERISA putative class action as time-barred. The suit claimed that...
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