February 10, 2016

Radha Pathak and Peter Stris to Speak before ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law’s Employee Benefits Committee

Date: February 10-13, 2016

Venue: Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas, 3960 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89119

Topic: The American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law Employee Benefits Committee has invited Radha Pathak and Peter Stris to participate on panels at the Midwinter Meeting in Las Vegas.

Ms. Pathak will participate on a panel about the scope of and law surrounding fiduciary duties under ERISA. Drawing on other areas of law, she and other experts will discuss how the potential liability landscape has changed for ERISA plan fiduciaries, in light of recent case developments.

Mr. Stris will participate on a panel with Elizabeth Hopkins of the U.S. Department of Labor and Mary Ellen Signorelli of the AARP Foundation. They will provide an update on U.S. Supreme Court cases that relate to and impact employment issues and employee benefits. Among the cases they will discuss are Montanile and Gobeille, the only two ERISA cases heard by the U.S. Supreme Court this Term. Stris & Maher represented the petitioner, and successfully obtained Supreme Court review, in both cases.

To see the program, please visit the American Bar Association’s website.

Suggested citation (Radha Pathak): Plenary Panel on Fiduciary Update, 2016 Midwinter Meeting, American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law Employee Benefits Committee, Las Vegas, NV (February 11, 2016).

Suggested citation (Peter Stris)Supreme Court Update, 2016 Midwinter Meeting, American Bar Association Section of Labor and Employment Law Employee Benefits Committee, Las Vegas, NV (February 11, 2016).