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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


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


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


Sick pay plans: does ERISA care?
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2010

As of November 30, 2009, 15 states had proposed mandatory sick-leave laws to require employers to provide paid sick days to employees


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


A quick look at withdrawal liability for employers in the building and construction industry
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2012

Employers who contribute to multiemployer pension funds are more and more concerned with unfunded liability and potential withdrawal liability


IRS issues guidance on reporting health coverage on W-2s
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2012

Still wondering about how to report health coverage on W-2s, which is required by PPACA?


IRS guidance on required minimum distributions for 2009
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 3 2009

In late 2008, Congress passed the Worker, Retiree and Employer Recovery Act ("WRERA"


More guidance from the DOL on summary of benefits coverage
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2012

On May 11, the Department of Labor issued Part 9 of its FAQ series related to implementation of PPACA


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