Court imposes ERISA liability on M & A practices

Bristol, James
September 2003
Employee Benefit News;9/15/2003, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p11
Reports on the decision by the U.S. 9th Circuit to impose Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) liability on merger and acquisition practices. Information on the section 510 of ERISA; Details of the court's decision; Implications of the court's discovery of wrongful intent within the standard business language of a purchase agreement.


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