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Worker on Unpaid Leave Wins Back Benefits (access required)

After a three-day bench trial, an Alexandria U.S. District Court says defendant pension benefit plan abused its discretion in denying plaintiff’s claim for retroactive benefits when employer AT&T belatedly disclosed that plaintiff was entitled to receive an unreduced pension benefit at age 55, and breached its fiduciary duty by failing to correct plaintiff’s misunderstanding ...