October 23, 2012 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – A federal lawsuit investigating the City of New York’s calculation of pension funds was expanded to include all retired City workers called to active military duty after 9/11.
November 16, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – The nation’s private-sector pension insurer on Monday unveiled a final rule making it easier for returning service members to receive pension and other benefit credits for time spent in the military.
November 12, 2009 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – U.S. Supreme Court justices are considering hearing an appeal in an employment discrimination case about whether an employer can be held liable for the actions of someone other than the manager who took the action alleged to have been discriminatory.
November 1, 2007 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Legislation to
protect the survivor benefits of service members killed in
action passed the House Ways and Means Committee on Thursday
and is now headed to the full House for
December 19, 2005 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The US
Department of Labor (DoL) has issued final regulations
interpreting the law that protects employment and
reemployment rights and benefits of service members upon
their return to civilian life.
November 15, 2005 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - A federal
appeals court has sent back to a lower court a case involving
the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act
(USERRA) to see if an employee was improperly discharged
because of his military service.
October 31, 2005 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - S.O.G.
Specialty Knives, Inc. (SSK) has agreed to a settlement with
The Justice Department in a case alleging violation of the
Uniformed Services Employment and Re-employment Rights Act of
November 22, 2004 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Federal
authorities are investigating whether a Peoria, Illinois
federal agriculture lab illegally fired a scientist because
his Army Reserve deployments interfered with his research
November 11, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - US Department
of Labor (DoL) Secretary Elaine Chao has released a new
public service announcement reminding employers that they
have to reinstate mobilized reservists and National Guard
members called to active duty.
May 5, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Policies for pay and
other benefits for those called up for duty in the military
services vary widely compared to what is required by the
Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act
March 25, 2003 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - With roughly half
of the current United States military composed of reservists,
175,000 of which have been called up in recent weeks, the
AFL-CIO has launched an online information resource for
reservists and their families about their job