U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit

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Eighth Circuit affirms dismissal of ERISA claims alleging violation of duty of prudence in offering company securities as part of employee stock options plan

July 27, 2020

Click here to view the opinion.

U.S. Chamber files coalition amicus brief arguing Eighth Circuit should affirm District Court’s judgment dismissing breach of fiduciary duty claims under ERISA relating to drop in employer’s share price

November 16, 2018

Click here to view the amicus brief filed jointly by the U.S. Chamber, American Benefits Council, ERISA Industry Committee, and Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association.

Mark A. Perry and Allison K. Turbiville of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP served as co-counsel for the coalition.

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