Pleading Issues and Procedure

Mator v. Wesco Distribution, Inc., No. 22-2552, __ F. 4th __, 2024 WL 2198120 (3d Cir. May. 16, 2024) (Before Circuit Judges Hardiman, Porter, and Fisher)

When the Supreme Court decided Ashcroft v. Iqbal, 556 U.S. 662 (2009), and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly, 550 U.S. 544 (2007), federal courts were suddenly tasked with the unenviable job

Flores v. Life Ins. Co. of N. Am., No. 22-55779, __ F. App’x __, 2024 WL 222265 (9th Cir. Jan. 22, 2024) (Before Circuit Judges Collins, Mendoza, and Desai)

This week’s notable decision addresses a procedural issue in ERISA benefit cases: if a plaintiff brings a lawsuit seeking benefits, and the court rules against