8th Circuit Oral Arguments Heard in Tussey v. ABB, Inc.

Today, September 24, 2013, the oral arguments in the appeal of Tussey v. ABB, Inc. were heard in the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals. Because they were heard in downtown St. Louis, where I am based, I attended. The Panel The judges that heard the oral arguments and will decide the case are: Hon. William … Continue reading 8th Circuit Oral Arguments Heard in Tussey v. ABB, Inc.

ERISA Class Action Filed Against J.P. Morgan Over Defunct American Century SVF

J.P. Morgan Retirement Plan Services, and related entities including J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., have been hit with an ERISA class action by participants who invested in the now defunct American Century Stable Asset Fund (“ACSAF”). The name of the case is Knee v. J.P. Morgan Retirement Services and it was filed two days ago … Continue reading ERISA Class Action Filed Against J.P. Morgan Over Defunct American Century SVF

Plaintiffs File 8th Circuit Brief in Tussey v. ABB, Inc.

On Monday, May 13, the Plaintiffs in Tussey v. ABB, Inc. filed their response brief in the 8th Circuit Court of Appeals in support of the judgment entered for them on March 31, 2012. After clearing the clerk’s office, it became available online today. Here are links to all of the briefs filed so far … Continue reading Plaintiffs File 8th Circuit Brief in Tussey v. ABB, Inc.

New Cases Added to the ERISA Litigation Index – May 2013

Since the launch of the ERISA Litigation Index, the response from the industry at large has been overwhelming. We sincerely appreciate the messages of support, as well as the numerous suggestions for additional cases. Here is a summary of the cases added in the last week: Abbott v. Lockheed Martin Corporation – Southern District of … Continue reading New Cases Added to the ERISA Litigation Index – May 2013

Tussey v. ABB, Inc.

Case Highlights Status of the Case: Judgment was entered largely in favor of the Plaintiff plan participant for about $37 million on March 31, 2012. ABB and Fidelity have appealed to the 8th Circuit. Their appeal briefs have been filed. Plaintiffs filed their brief, which is available below. Numerous parties have filed amicus briefs in … Continue reading Tussey v. ABB, Inc.