Plaintiffs Seek Preliminary Approval Of $30.9 Million Class Action Settlement

Mealey's (June 17, 2016, 2:09 PM EDT) -- SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Plaintiffs in an Employee Retirement Income Security Act breach of contract lawsuit on June 15 filed a joint motion for preliminary approval of a $30.9 million class settlement in Massachusetts federal court (Dennis Gordan, et al. v. Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Co., et al., No. 13-30184, D. Mass.).

(Motion for preliminary approval available. Document #54-160713-016M.) In the motion filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, the plaintiffs said that after months of arm’s-length negotiations, the parties entered into a...
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