On November 22, 2019, the First Circuit Court of Appeals held in Sun Capital Partners III, LP, et al. v. New England Teamsters & Trucking Industry Pension Fund, that two private equity funds, Sun Capital Partners III, LP and Sun Capital Partners IV, LP were not liable for approximately $4.5 million in multiemployer pension

On April 1, the SEC announced its first enforcement action against a company for requiring employees to sign confidentiality agreements containing language that allegedly impeded whistleblowing activity in violation of Rule 21F-17, enacted under the Dodd-Frank Act. 
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