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Know your role: am I a "settlor" or a "fiducary"?
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2012

When making decisions about benefit plans, plan sponsors should at least take some time to consider what role they are playing


I can't find my spouse: QJSA waivers for disappearing spouses
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2012

I can't find my spouse: believe it or not, benefit plan administrators hear that statement on a regular basis


Does ERISA preempt breach of contract claims on employment agreements? Yes and no.
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2012

Employment agreements and offer letters that make reference to employee benefits can create a whole host of potential problems


Fiduciaries and experts: relying on advice
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2012

Frequently benefit plan fiduciaries have to rely on experts for advice relating to plan administration


Variety is the spice of life, at least to avoid fiduciary breach claims
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • September 13 2011

Are your 401(k) fees too high?


Fiduciary found liable for not timely honoring rollover request
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • February 15 2012

Plan fiduciaries are frequently faced with difficult decisions regarding plan administration and it is important for them to know not only what the plan says, but also what the potential penalties are for not following the plan


Do you know the 2013 retirement plan limitations?
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 3 2013

Each year, the IRS announces cost-of-living adjustments affecting dollar limitations for various retirement plans. Some of the key changes to limits for


Am I offering a taxable fringe benefit? Check the code
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2013

In the fiscal cliff debates last quarter, there was some discussion about limiting deductions or changing the Tax Code to eliminate certain


Disasters and open enrollment: more time can be granted
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2012

In the welfare plan world, the fourth quarter is typically considered as "open enrollment" season


Breach of fiduciary duty claims don't automatically create individual remedies
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 14 2013

When the Supreme Court decides not to take a case, that is generally not news. But in the case of the Court's decision to decline a review of Walker