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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

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

On March 22, U.S. District Judge Robert E. Blackburn denied a motion to dismiss excessive-fee claims brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton on behalf of participants in Oracle’s 401(k) plan. In denying Oracle’s motion to dismiss Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s… Read More

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit Finds in Favor of ABB 401(k) Plan Participants Represented by Schlichter Bogard & Denton

On March 9, 2017, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit found in favor of a class of participants in ABB’s 401(k) plan represented by Schlichter Bogard & Denton.  Schlichter Bogard & Denton previously prevailed on behalf of ABB 401(k) plan… Read More

Court Rules That Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s Excessive Fee Suit Against Insperity May Proceed

On March 7, U.S. District Judge Mark H. Cohen of the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Georgia ruled that plaintiffs represented by Schlichter Bogard & Denton have stated plausible fiduciary breach and prohibited transaction claims against… Read More