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High Court Holds ERISA Preempts State Law Regulating Plan Reporting Requirements

On March 1, 2016, the United States Supreme Court ruled on the scope of ERISA preemption as it relates to reporting requirements. In Gobeille v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. [pdf], the High Court held that ERISA preempts a Vermont statute regulating plan reporting requirements. The Vermont law addressed in Gobeille required disclosure of payments related … Continue Reading