Keller Rohrback’s managing partner Lynn Sarko has been appointed to serve on the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee in the landmark litigation to hold Volkswagen, Porsche, and Audi accountable to consumers for developing and marketing so-called clean diesel vehicles.
Keller Rohrback and the Pension Rights Center have filed an amicus brief to help protect retirement security in defined benefit pension plans. You can read the full brief here. Learn more about Keller Rohrback’s extensive employee benefits and retirement security practice.
A federal appeals court has ruled that a pension plan established by St. Peter’s Healthcare System of New Brunswick, New Jersey does not qualify as a “church plan” exempt from the Employment Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), the federal pension law that requires such plans to be fully funded and provides employees with certain rights related to benefit entitlements.