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Schlichter Bogard Denton Obtains $16.75 Million Settlement In Longstanding 401(k) Excessive Fee Case Against Northrop Grumman

Schlichter Bogard & Denton has reached a $16.75 million settlement with Northrop Grumman on behalf of participants in Northrop Grumman’s 401(k) plan. Among other things, the complaint alleged that Northrop Grumman violated its duties to plan participants… Read More

Wall Street Journal Profiles Jerry Schlichter as “Lawyer on a Quest to Lower Your 401(k) Fees”

The Wall Street Journal has profiled Schlichter Bogard & Denton managing partner Jerry Schlichter in connection with the firm’s decade-long battle against excessive fees in retirement plans.  The piece recognizes that since 2010, Schlichter Bogard &… Read More

InvestmentNews Highlights Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s Claims Against 403(b) Plan Sponsors

A recent InvestmentNews article highlights claims brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton in lawsuits against several universities that target, among other things, the use of multiple recordkeepers in universities’ retirement plans. The article recounts… Read More

Eighth Circuit Rejects ABB Inc.’s Request for a Rehearing in Longstanding 401(k) Suit Brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton

On May 19, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit issued a one-sentence order refusing a bid by ABB, Inc. for rehearing of an opinion the Court issued in March that remanded a suit filed by Schlichter Bogard & Denton on behalf of ABB’s employees… Read More

Financial Times Recognizes Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s “Transform[ative]” Work Combating Retirement Fees

The Financial Times on May 21 recognized Schlichter Bogard & Denton as having “pioneered the breed of cases that challenge US companies over the conflicts of interest and oversize fees that have plagued employee retirement plans.” The article can be found… Read More

Court Rules Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s Excessive Fee Suit Against Duke Can Proceed

On May 11, a U.S. district court largely denied Duke University’s motion to dismiss excessive-fee claims brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton on behalf of participants in Duke’s 403(b) retirement plan. The court’s ruling comes just one day after another… Read More

Bloomberg Highlights Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s “Victory” on Behalf of Plan Participants in Retirement Plan Suit Against Emory University

On May 10, a U.S. district court largely denied Emory’s motion to dismiss excessive-fee claims brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton on behalf of participants in Emory’s retirement plan. The court’s ruling follows several other similar rulings in recent… Read More

InvestmentNews Article Emphasizes That Advisers Should Heed Fiduciary Principles Upheld in Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s Tibble 401(k) Suit

A recent InvestmentNews article has highlighted the important fiduciary principles that have been upheld by courts in Tibble v. Edison, Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s long-running case regarding excessive 401(k) fees against Edison International. The article… Read More

Rachel Harris Appointed to Plantiff’s Steering Committee in Eliquis Products Liability Litigation

Schlichter Bogard & Denton is pleased to announce that Rachel Harris has been appointed to the Plaintiffs’ Steering Committee (PSC) in the Eliquis (Apixaban) Products Liability Litigation pending in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of… Read More

Court Rules Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s 401(k) Suit Against Anthem May Proceed

On March 23, U.S. District Judge Tanya Walton Pratt denied a motion to dismiss excessive-fee claims in a suit brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton on behalf of participants in Anthem’s 401(k) plan. Judge Pratt’s ruling follows other recent decisions… Read More