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Court Enforces Forum Selection Clause in ERISA Plan
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2016

A federal district court in New York enforced an ERISA retirement plan's forum selection clause and transferred the case to the District of New


Life insurance beneficiary who murdered policyholder is not entitled to benefits
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2013

Applying the common law "slayer rule," a federal district court in New York held that a beneficiary of an ERISA-governed life insurance plan forfeit


Attorney’s fees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2011

In Adler v. Raynor, No.1:09-cv-08877 (DLC) (THK), 2011 WL 5024412 (S.D.N.Y. October 20, 2011), the magistrate judge issued a ruling denying an application for recovery of $1.7 million in attorneys’ fees following the settlement of a class action complaint alleging breaches of fiduciary duty arising from the use of certain investment products that were alleged to be imprudent and constitute prohibited transactions because of their affiliation with the Plan sponsor.


Same-sex couples may now marry in New York - impact on employee benefits and other employment rights
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2011

Last week, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed historic legislation (the Marriage Equality Act) making New York the largest (and only the sixth) state to permit the marriage of same-sex couples.


Paul M. Hamburger
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Andrew M Katzenstein
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Stacy H Barrow
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Daryn A Grossman
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Albert W Gortz
  • Proskauer Rose LLP

Roberta K Chevlowe
  • Proskauer Rose LLP