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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


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


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


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


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


Withdrawal liability: don't let it sneak up on you!
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • January 5 2011

Employers with unionized employees are all too familiar with the issues that arise in the negotiation and maintenance of collective bargaining agreements


So what does non-discrimination mean? Health care reform and Section 105(h)
  • Fox Rothschild LLP
  • USA
  • November 8 2010

One of the things that PPACA (or health care reform, or even "Obamacare") adds to the mix of plan administration is the concept that insured health plans will now be subject to "discrimination testing" under IRS Code Section 105(h


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


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


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