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Lewis v. Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

Pending petition
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
21-2 D.C. Cir. TBD TBD TBD TBD TBD

Issue: Whether the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit improperly extended Chevron deference to Pension Benefit Guarantee Corporation’s construction of ambiguous statutory provisions in informal, non-binding adjudications undertaken not in the agency’s congressionally assigned role as insurer (or in any other regulatory capacity) but instead as a plan trustee and fiduciary.

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DateProceedings and Orders (key to color coding)
Jun 30 2021Petition for a writ of certiorari filed. (Response due August 2, 2021)
Aug 02 2021Brief of Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation in opposition submitted.