Counselors has created this website to provide information on what ERISA plans need to do with respect to class action settlements under ERISA or securities laws.
ERISA Settlement Data
The site includes information on past ERISA settlements, to help plan fiduciaries and litigators evaluate future settlements. [The ERISA class action settlement chart has been updated 02/02/2010. Settlements in 2009 and early 2010 are highlighted in yellow.]
The Department of Labor (DOL) has issued two significant pieces of guidance to assist plan fiduciaries in dealing with settlements: