In the incendiary case that taught all of America the importance of 401(k) diversification, it seems that some Enron employees may be slightly closer to relief, according to the Houston Chronicle.

The estate of co-founder Kenneth Lay, who died in July just before sentencing, is expected to settle a lawsuit brought by thousands of the energy company's former employees claiming that Lay and former Chief Executive Jeffrey Skilling failed to adequately diversify the company's 401(k) selection, and relied too much on Enron's own stock. 

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