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Pegram v. Herdrich

Docket No.: 98-1949
Argued: February 23, 2000
Decided: June 12, 2000

Topics:

Employee Retirement Income Security, Economic Activity, Civil Procedure, ERISA, Employee Retirement Income Security Act, fiduciary obligations, patent, pension plan, preemption

Petitioner: Pegram
Respondent: Herdrich

Court Below: THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE SEVENTH CIRCUIT
Citation: 154 F.3d 362
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket


530 U.S. 211 (2000)
Question:

Are treatment decisions made by a health maintenance organization, acting through its physician employees, fiduciary acts within the meaning of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974?

Pegram v. Herdrich
ORAL ARGUMENT

February 23, 2000

Holding: reversed
Decision: Decision: 9 votes for Pegram, 0 vote(s) against

Pegram v. Herdrich
Case Documents

1Opinion in Pegram v. Herdrich
2Opinion in Pegram v. Herdrich
Additional documents for this case are pending review.