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Ladouceur v. Credit Lyonnais, No. 07-4040

In an ERISA action alleging a breach of fiduciary duty based on changes to an employee benefit plan, summary judgment for defendants is affirmed where oral promises cannot vary the terms of a written ERISA plan.

Read Ladouceur v. Credit Lyonnais, No. 07-4040

Appellate Information

Argued: April 7, 2009

Decided: September 30, 2009


Opinion by Judge Jacobs


For Appellant:

Pearl Zuchlewski, Kraus & Zuchlewski LLP, New York, NY

For Appellees:

Tracey A. TiskaHogan & Hartson LLP, New York, NY