High Court Will Not Review Denial Of Pension Benefits

Mealey's (June 14, 2016, 8:37 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Supreme Court on June 13 let stand a Second Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals ruling that a federal district court did not err in dismissing a plaintiff’s claims related to the denial of pension benefits because the denial was not arbitrary or capricious and was supported by the evidence (Kathleen Whelehan v. Bank of America Pension Plan for Legacy Companies, et al., No. 15-1245, U.S. Sup.).

The April 1 petition asked the Supreme Court to decide whether “a district court [may]...
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