9th Circuit Panel Remands Equitable Relief Claim Against Liberty Mutual
(May 24, 2016, 1:55 PM EDT) -- PASADENA, Calif. — A Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals panel on May 20 affirmed in part and denied in part a California federal judge’s summary judgment ruling in favor of defendants in a class action under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (Geoffrey Moyle, et al. v. Liberty Mutual Retirement Benefits Plan, et al., No. 13-56330, 9th Cir.; 2016 U.S. App. LEXIS 9251).
(Opinion available. Document #54-160608-014Z.)
The plaintiffs alleged that their new employer, which purchased their former employer, told them that they would receive...