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Archive : January 2013

January 22, 2013

First Circuit Creates Split; Unwritten Risk-of-Relapse Exclusion Unreasonable

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit ruled Jan. 17 that a plan administrator abused its discretion by terminating a participant's long-term disability benefits based on the...

January 7, 2013

Practitioners Say That Revised EPCRS Streamlines Process Has No Big Surprises

The Internal Revenue Service released Dec. 31 the long-awaited revised revenue procedure updating the Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System. The big deal is the new process for...