She has worked at Taco-bell for 24 years, and is now a Manager. Taco-bell went from being Corp, to a Franchise this month, they told my wife, they will have to get her to fill out a application to rehire in the new Company, she has a Pension with Taco-bel

Do they have to pay her the pension for the 24 years?

1 answer  |  asked Jan 23, 2017 6:21 PM [EST]  |  applies to Texas

Answers (1)

Adam Kielich
The pension benefits she earned do not go away because she is leaving corporate to work at a franchise as long as she is fully vested in the pension benefits. After that length of time she is likely fully vested but the only way to know for sure would be to review plan documents and her employment record. See more at http://kielichlawfirm.com/employment-law/employee-benefits/

posted by Adam Kielich  |  Jun 5, 2017 8:26 PM [EST]

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