Update on Retiree Medical Benefits

February 9, 2016

Telephone Seminar | Audio Webcast

1 – 2 p.m. (ET)

Partner Jay McElligott will chair this telephone seminar hosted by the American Law Institute. The program will address the following topics:

  • Under M&G Polymers, what are the “ordinary principles of contract law” that apply when interpreting whether retiree medical benefits vest under a collective bargaining agreement?
  • Can “vested” retiree medical benefits be modified in light of changing circumstances and developments in health care?
  • How are employers (and unions) designing or negotiating creative solutions to providing retiree medical benefits?

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