U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
January 26, 2023
After a petition for rehearing, the Ninth Circuit vacated its earlier panel decision and held that class-action plaintiffs had standing to pursue a novel ERISA claim seeking reprocessing of benefits decisions but class certification was improper and their claim failed on the merits.
Ninth Circuit concludes that class-action plaintiffs had standing to pursue a novel ERISA claim seeking reprocessing of benefits decisions but that their claim failed on the merits
March 22, 2022
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U.S. Chamber files amicus brief opposing certification of a class containing members who suffered no injury but seek to pursue a novel theory of procedural harm under ERISA
April 14, 2021
Click here to view the Chamber ’s amicus brief. Andrew J. Pincus, Archis A. Parasharami, Daniel E. Jones, and Avi M. Kupfer of Mayer Brown LLP and the U.S. Chamber’s Litigation Center served as co-counsel for the U.S. Chamber.