Q4 2021 legal overview report
January 28, 2022 09:45:28 AM
During the fourth quarter of 2021, 32 ERISA-related lawsuits were filed and/or updated. Each event represents the involved parties either reaching a settlement or filing an appeal, or a court decision was made. The parties involved in the ERISA lawsuits in the fourth quarter included four financial firms, three prominent health-care firms, and other prominent companies such as Adidas America, Deloitte, Nokia of America Corp., Delta Air Lines Inc., LinkedIn Corp., The Kroger Co. and KPMG LLP. Northwestern University’s case was heard by the U.S. Supreme Court, with a pro-participant ruling handed down Jan. 24, 2022.