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Law360 Features Article by Jerome Schlichter on the U.S. Supreme Court’s Landmark Tibble v. Edison Decision

Law 360 has featured an article written by Jerome Schlichter, founder and managing partner of Schlichter Bogard & Denton...Read More

Schlichter Bogard & Denton Obtains Preliminary $24 Million Settlement for BB&T Retirement Plan Participants

On November 30, 2018, participants in the BB&T Bank 401(k) plan, represented by Schlichter Bogard & Denton, filed a motion for preliminary settlement approval...Read More

St. Louis Post-Dispatch Recognizes Schlichter Bogard & Denton’s Role in Reducing 401(k) Plan Fees

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch has published an article chronicling the history of section 401(k), which notes, among other things, that 401(k) plans have “improved a lot since the early years,” in part because of class action lawsuits brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton.Read More

Class of Columbia University Retirement Plan Participants Certified by Court

On Thursday, November 15, District Judge George B. Daniels of the Southern District of New York certified a class of approximately 24,000 Columbia University...Read More

Vanderbilt University Retirement Plan Excessive Fee Suit Granted Class Certification

On Tuesday October 23, a Tennessee federal judge granted class certification in an ERISA suit brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton … Read More

Plaintiffs Represented by Schlichter Bogard & Denton Prevail on Motion to Dismiss Case Involving Allegations of Poisoning of Peruvian Children

In a significant ruling in the longstanding case involving the alleged poisoning of hundreds of Peruvian children, the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri … Read More

Court Certifies Class of MIT Retirement Plan Participants

On Friday, October 19, U.S. District Judge Nathaniel M. Gorton granted up to 16,000 MIT employees and retirees certification… Read More

Federal Court Approves $17 Million Settlement in Philips North America 401(k) Excessive Fee Suit

Schlichter Bogard & Denton has secured a $17 million settlement with Philips North America on behalf of participants in the company’s 401(k) retirement plan, which has more than $3 billion. Read More

Retirement Fee Case Brought By Schlichter Bogard & Denton on Behalf of Cornell Retirement Plan Participants Will Be Jury Trial

A federal court will allow an ERISA excessive fee action brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton on behalf of participants in two Cornell University retirement plans to proceed to a jury. Read More

Court Certifies Class of Emory University Retirement Plan Participants

On Thursday, September 13, U.S. District Judge Charles A. Parnell, Jr. granted up to 45,000 Emory employees and retirees certificationRead More

The National Law Journal Selects Schlichter Bogard & Denton As 2018 Elite Trial Lawyer Firm

The National Law Journal has again selected Schlichter Bogard & Denton as an Elite Trial Lawyer Firm in the employment category for 2018 Read More

Ninth Circuit Rules in Favor of Plaintiffs in ERISA Suit Brought By Schlichter Bogard & Denton

On Tuesday, July 24, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the ruling of a California federal judge who… Read More

Academic Report Attributes Reduced Retirement Plan Fees to Litigation Spearheaded by Schlichter Bogard & Denton

In May, the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College issued a report titled 401(k) Lawsuits: What Are The Causes and Consequences?Read More

U.S. District Court Preliminarily Approves $17 Million Proposed Settlement in 401(k) Suit Brought on Behalf of Philips North America Retirement Plan Participants

A U.S. District Court judge has preliminarily approved a $17 million proposed settlement brought by Schlichter Bogard & Denton on behalf of participants in Philips North America’s 401(k) retirement plan... Read More

Schlichter Bogard & Denton Obtains $5 Million Verdict for Injured Railroad Worker

Following a week-long trial in Greene County, Missouri, Schlichter Bogard & Denton attorneys Nelson Wolff and Mark Beatty on April 27, 2018 obtained a $5 millionRead More