Plaintiffs Score Victory Before Supreme Court in Tibble v. Edison

Today, May 18, 2015, the Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favor of the plaintiff plan participants in Tibble v. Edison. The decision reversed an earlier 9th Circuit ruling that under ERISA’s six year statute of limitations, a claim involving a plan investment that was initially chosen outside the 6 year window from when a lawsuit is … Continue reading Plaintiffs Score Victory Before Supreme Court in Tibble v. Edison

Supreme Court Wrestles with Issues in Tibble v. Edison

Yesterday, the United State Supreme Court heard oral argument in Tibble v. Edison International. A link to the transcript published by the Court can be found here. For those who are interested, I highly recommend you read through it. The main stream media, in articles such as this one, interpreted yesterday as hinting at a … Continue reading Supreme Court Wrestles with Issues in Tibble v. Edison

Supreme Court Grants Cert in Tibble v. Edison – BREAKING

Today, October 2, 2014, the United States Supreme Court granted the Plaintiffs’ Petition for Writ of Certiorari in Tibble v. Edison International. The list of orders from the Court can be found here. As we’ve discussed in the past, the Supreme Court requested the opinion of the Solicitor General of the United States along with the … Continue reading Supreme Court Grants Cert in Tibble v. Edison – BREAKING

Supreme Court Requests DOL Opinion in Tibble v. Edison Petition

Today, March 24, 2014, the Supreme Court announced the results of their Friday conference where the plaintiffs’ cert petition from the Tibble v. Edison International case was considered. In a surprise move, the Supreme Court has asked the Solicitor General of the United States, working in conjunction with the Secretary of the Department of Labor, … Continue reading Supreme Court Requests DOL Opinion in Tibble v. Edison Petition

Tibble and Leimkuehler Plaintiffs Separately Appeal to the US Supreme Court

Last week, the plaintiffs in Tibble v. Edison Int’l and Leimkuehler v. American United Life Insurance Co. separately filed petitions to the United States Supreme Court seeking writs of certiorari. This follows the petition filed by the defendants in Abbott v. Lockheed Martin Corporation seeking to overturn the class cert decision by the 7th Circuit which was very favorable … Continue reading Tibble and Leimkuehler Plaintiffs Separately Appeal to the US Supreme Court