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October 11, 2012
by Kristen Ricaurte Knebel
Multiple employer plans, when facing
overlapping requirements from the Department of Labor and the Internal Revenue
Service, should comply with the more stringent rules, a speaker said during...
October 9, 2012
by Jacklyn Wille
Following an en banc review, the
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit Oct. 5 reinstated a 2011 decision in which it held that
the Employee Retirement Income Security Act does not...
October 4, 2012
The U.S. District Court for the
Southern District of Ohio ruled Sept. 28 that the
Employee Retirement Income Security Act preempts the Wisconsin Family and
Medical Leave Act's (WFMLA)...
Initiative Gathers Section 409A Data For Compliance Check, IRS Official Says
Recent SCOTUS Benefit Decisions Pose New Questions for Litigation, Panelists Say
Overview of U.S. v. Windsor and its Effect on Employee Benefits
Dudenhoeffer Ruling Benefits Both Sides, Attorneys Who Argued Case Agree
Obstacles Loom for House Legislation On Frozen Retirement Plans, Speaker Says