The ERISA Industry Committee v. City of Seattle

Case Movement

Case Details

  • Case Status: Pending
  • Docket Number: 20-35472
  • Category: Preemption


On August 27, 2020, The ERISA Industry Committee asked the Ninth Circuit to reverse the district court’s decision tossing its suit, which claims ERISA preempts Seattle Municipal Code 14.28.

September 3, 2020

The Restaurant Law Center, Washington Hospitality Association and others file brief as amici curiae in support of the plaintiff.

March 17, 2021

The Ninth Circuit issued its decision.

May 10, 2021

The Restaurant Law Center and other trade associations filed a brief as amici curiae in support of the plaintiff’s petition for rehearing the case.