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Minnesota Federal Court Says Cross-Plan Offsets Are Unlawful; Certifies Case for Immediate Appeal
  • Cozen O'Connor
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

The U.S. District of Minnesota has ruled in Peterson v. Unitedhealth Grp. Inc., No. 14-CV-2101 (PJSBRT), 2017 WL 991043 (D. Minn. Mar. 14, 2017) that


Interesting Angles on the DOL’s Fiduciary Rule 41
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

This is my 41st article about interesting observations concerning the Department of Labor's fiduciary rule and exemptions. These articles also cover


IRS Sets Deadline for Retroactive Fixes to 403(b) Retirement Plan Documents
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

In January 2017, the IRS published Revenue Procedure 2017-18 which set March 31, 2020 as the last day to take advantage of the remedial amendment


Sixth Circuit Joins Six Other Circuits in Ruling Exhaustion of Plan’s Administrative Procedures Not Required When Asserting Statutory Violations
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

On Tuesday, March 14, 2017, in Hitchcock v. Cumberland University, No. 3:15-cv-01215, 2017 WL 971790 (6th Cir. Mar. 14, 2017), the Sixth Circuit


IRS Tells Plan Sponsors How to Stop Overpaying
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

The IRS doesn’t want plan sponsors to pay too much. And yes, you read that right. The IRS recently published guidance (Avoid Overpaying User Fees for


Court of Chancery Denies Cross-Motions for Partial Summary Judgment Pending Further Factual Development in Delaware Master Limited Partnership Unitholder Litigation
  • K&L Gates
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

Vice Chancellor Glasscock, by memorandum opinion dated February 28, 2017, dismissed cross-motions for partial summary judgment in a dispute over the


Disgorgement claims continue to confound courts in ERISA class actions
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

Courts continue to be split over the availability of disgorgement and “accounting for profits” in ERISA class actions involving in-house investment


Are You a Small Employer? Still Time to Implement a Health Reimbursement Arrangement
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

The 21st Century Cures Act allows small employers to reimburse employees on a pre-tax basis for medical care expenses (including premiums for


DOL Edges Toward Delay on Expanded FiduciaryConflict of Interest Rules
  • Frost Brown Todd LLC
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

Last year, the Department of Labor (DOL) finalized expansive changes in the definition of a "fiduciary" that applies to both ERISA-governed plans and


Did You Turn Age 70 and a Half in 2016? Have an IRA? An Important Deadline Is Rapidly Approaching for You.
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

We all are aware of the importance of the April 18 tax deadline; however, April 1 is also a significant date for those who turned age 70 in 2016