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Acosta v. Brain, 16-56529

In a Department of Labor civil enforcement action, affirmed that a union trust fund's trustee and legal counsel unlawfully retaliated against a whistleblower in violation of ERISA. However, reversed a bench trial finding that they breached ERISA fiduciary duties.

Appellate Information

  • Decided
  • Published 2018/12/04

Judges

  • Milan D. Smith

Court

  • United States Ninth Circuit

Counsel

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