Pension Reform: In the Wake of the Supreme Court’s Landmark Cal Fire Decision, Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full?

In the process of attempting to insert a legal framework in the vesting doctrine, the Cal Fire Court significantly limits the grounds under which a benefit can become vested.

2019-07-12T09:49:48-07:00March 12th, 2019|

Fixed labor agreement didn’t provide ‘vested’ right to retiree health benefits

The court found that a “vested” right to retiree health benefits may not be inferred from a labor agreement that is fixed in duration absent “a clear basis in the contract or convincing extrinsic evidence.”

2018-08-24T16:22:15-07:00October 23rd, 2017|
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