Case Facts

We are here to help save New York State retirees their membership entitlements.

From its beginning in 1920, the ERS has been providing benefits to its members. Over the years, tiers have been added altering the benefits received and they are presently known as Tiers 1, 2, 3 and 4.

There have been many headlines in recent months about various members and the benefits they receive and the credits they obtained. Read more >>

Getting Started

Probably by now, you have heard about the harassment and injustices that other members have been put through, or are about to be put through, in their fight to maintain their retirement membership benefits. You may be wondering what first few steps you should take to protect your rights to your own account. Here are some insights to help speed you on your way. Read more >>

Class Information

This class action suit will include all current members of the New York State and Local Employees’ Retirement System (ERS) and... Read More >>


August 20, 2009 Decision and Order declares Comptroller and ERS "procedure" for revoking ERS membership for Retiree as "Unconstitutional."

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