Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

On Monday at 9:30 a.m. we expect the Court to issue orders from the October 31 Conference; we do not expect the Justices to issue any decisions on the merits.
Our list of "Petitions to watch for that Conference is here.

MetLife v. Glenn

Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
06-923 6th Cir. Apr 23, 2008
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Jun 19, 2008 TBD Breyer OT 2007

Issue: Whether an ERISA plan administrator that both evaluates and pays claims operates under a conflict of interest that must be weighed on judicial review of benefit determinations.

Judgment: Affirmed, in an opinion by Justice Stephen Breyer on June 19, 2008.

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