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Ruling Allows Employees to Sue 401(k) Providers

02/21/2008 | SmartMoney.com

Thanks to a U.S. Supreme Court ruling Wednesday you can now sue your 401(k) plan sponsor if you've experienced a loss due to an administrative error or mismanagement of your funds.

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Dark Victory for 401(k)

02/21/2008 | Condé Nast Portfolio

Top court says participants can sue, but chief justice leaves an out for companies.

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Ruling Allows Workers to Sue On 401(k) Losses

02/20/2008 | Wall Street Journal via Yahoo! Finance

The U.S. Supreme Court unanimously upheld the right of workers to sue over losses in their 401(k) retirement-savings accounts in some circumstances, but pension-law experts said a minority opinion in the case could also bolster some defenses used by employers.

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Pensions by the numbers

02/10/2008 | Star Tribune (Minneapolis, MN)

This is a sidebar to the main article, "What's your pension plan?"

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Trying to Clear Fog From Pension Plans

02/03/2008 | New York Times

New pension rules being phased in this year may make some employees curious about the financial health of their pension plans — but it’s still hard to get enough information to make an intelligent judgment.

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Profile of the Pension Rights Center

01/15/2008 | NABET News

The Center is profiled in this publication for members of the National Association of Broadcast Employees & Technicians and the Broadcasting and Cable Television Workers' Sector of the Communications Workers of America.

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IBM pension freeze has ripple effects in retirement system

01/06/2008 | Journal News (White Plains, NY)

This month might just mark the moment when workers in America finally accept the idea that pensions are on their way out.

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New rules proposed for 401(k)s

12/13/2007 | Marketplace

About 50 million of us contribute to 401(k)s. But returns can vary widely, in part because of the fees we pay to plan administrators. Today the Labor Department proposed some new rules.

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Ideas for 401(k) Have-Nots

12/02/2007 | Washington Post

There are ideas percolating that would make it easier for those who don't have access to retirement savings plans to put aside money. The Conversation on Coverage, a PRC initiative, is mentioned.

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Can you sue if your 401(k) nest egg is mishandled

11/26/2007 | Christian Science Monitor

The US Supreme Court on Monday hears a case that will determine if individuals have redress under federal law if their savings plan is mismanaged.

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