ERISA, Pension & Benefits Litigation
With plaintiffs targeting employee benefit plans at an accelerating speed, Paul, Weiss has built an exceptional practice defending plan sponsors, fiduciaries and service providers in the technically demanding, high-stakes arena of ERISA, pension- and employee benefits-related class actions and related litigation. We are also among the preeminent firms nationally in handling the securities litigation that frequently accompanies ERISA disputes.
Litigation partner Lew Clayton will speak at the American Conference Institute's 14th National Forum on ERISA Litigation. Lew's panel, "Withdrawal Liability - Developments in Joint Employer Liability and the Sun Capital Decision," will discuss private equity funds and controlled group liability, the effect of fund structure and ownership interests, common control issues, and other topics. The event will take place on March 1 in Chicago.