Yelnosky on R.I. Pension Battle
From the PROVIDENCE JOURNAL: "Stakes high in lawsuits challenging overhaul" by Mike Stanton, Journal Staff Writer
- Ed Fitzpatrick's column quotes Professor Yelnosky on pension battle.
- Rhode Island Public Radio, WRNI interviews Professor Yelnosky on pension reform.
- AP: Carly Iafrate '00 argues for retired workers in pension case.
PROVIDENCE, December 2, 2012 - The vote to overhaul Rhode Island’s retirement system in November 2011 was swift, sweeping and historic. One year later, the legal struggle to see if it survives could be long, laborious and equally epic.
[...] Michael J. Yelnosky, a Roger Williams University law professor, says it’s a close call.
“It’s a close one, but if I had to prognosticate I’d rather be in the state’s position than the unions’,” says Yelnosky, an expert in employment law.[...]
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