Welcome to Goodwin’s ERISA Litigation Update. Litigation involving ERISA-governed benefits plans has exploded in recent years.

In Silversmith v State Farm Insurance Company, 2021 W.L. 2910240 (Fla. 4th DCA July 7, 2021), Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal ruled that policyholders may openly videotape an inspection by the insurance company appraiser, despite the state’s “two-party consent law.”...

After reviewing the updated CDC Interim Public Health Recommendations for Fully Vaccinated People and in response to the recent surge in COVID-19 rates and hospitalizations, particularly in areas with lower vaccination rates, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) on July 28 revised it

When there is a plan restatement process, every retirement plan document provider adds some tweaks and removes some tweaks from their plan document....
By: Ary Rosenbaum

The Biden Administration has signaled an expanded commitment to longstanding U.S. anti-corruption policies, and recent enforcement actions and policy announcements provide insights into what foreign officials, companies and investors can expect.

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS or the Committee) released a public version of its annual report to Congress for the calendar year 2020.

COVID-19 accelerated digital transformations across every industry. From the growth of e-commerce and food delivery services to virtual workspaces and online learning, a seismic shift towards digitalizing our day-to-day activities has become the new normal....

Case Name: UCB, Inc. v. Catalent Pharma Solutions, Inc., No. 5:21-cv-00038-GFVT, 2021 WL 1910079 (E.D. Ky. May 12, 2021) (Van Tatenhove, J.) - Drug Product and Patent(s)-in-Suit: Vimpat® (lacosamide); U.S. Patent No.

The Therapeutic Products Directorate (TPD), the Biologic and Radiopharmaceutical Drugs Directorate (BRDD), and the Natural and Non-Prescription Health Products Directorate (NNHPD) have released their Drug Submission Performance Annual Reports for the Fiscal Year 2020-2021 (April 1, 2020 to March