LOS ANGELES – A labor
group with a principal place of business in Los Angeles claims an
Illinois employer failed to pay a withdrawal liability payment.
Retirement Fund and board of trustees of the GCIU-Employer Retirement
Fund filed a complaint on Feb. 8 in the U.S. District Court for the
Central District of California against Illinois Valley Printing Inc.
citing the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
the complaint, the defendant withdrew from participating in the
plaintiffs' fund in 2010. The plaintiffs hold Illinois Valley Printing
Inc. responsible because the defendant allegedly failed to make the
required withdrawal liability payments.
The plaintiffs seek past
due withdrawal liability payment of $16,076.02, interest, liquidated
damages, all legal fees and any other relief as the court deems just.
They are represented by Kerry K. Fennelly and Valentina S. Mindirgasova
of Cornwell & Baldwin in Escondido.
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California Case number 2:17-cv-01035-VAP-FFM