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Insecure Retirement Income, Wrongful Plan Administration And Other Employee Benefits Woes -- Evaluating Erisa At Age Thirty, Maria O'Brien Oct 2005

Insecure Retirement Income, Wrongful Plan Administration And Other Employee Benefits Woes -- Evaluating Erisa At Age Thirty, Maria O'Brien

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Book Review of The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974: A Political History by James A. Wooten.

Goeres and the many other recent cases like it10 are remarkable after Mertens and Great West, both for the persistence of the ERISA plaintiff's bar in trying to find ways to obtain make-whole relief in egregious cases and for the continued refusal of Congress to amend ERISA to provide adequate make-whole remedies."11 A patently unjust and inefficient legal regime continues to replicate itself again and again. Conduct that clearly constitutes breach of fiduciary duty, negligent plan administration or worse, …