10th Circuit Panel Affirms Consultant Not A Plan Fiduciary

Mealey's (July 13, 2016, 2:09 PM EDT) -- DENVER — A 10th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on July 11 affirmed dismissal of claims that a pension plan consultant breached a fiduciary duty by misstating the amount of pension payments that a member could expect upon retirement for failure to state a valid claim (Trent Lebahn, et al. v. National Farmers Union Uniform Pension Plan, et al., No. 15-3201, 10th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 12708). (Opinion available. Document #54-160810-005Z.) The appeals panel affirmed U.S. Judge Monti L. Belot of the District of...
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