The judge overseeing mediation talks in the lawsuit over Rhode Island's pension overhaul law has set a follow-up meeting for Sept. 30.

"It's just a status conference with the attorneys in chambers," court spokesman Craig Berke said Friday, one day after Rhode Island Superior Court Judge Sarah Taft-Carter met in Providence with attorneys for the state and for the five public-sector unions challenging the Rhode Island Retirement Security Act of 2011.

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