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What matters: A review of 2011 and 2012
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2013

As you know, the last two years have seen a somewhat improved, but by no means robust, business climate. At the same time, structural shifts in the


Bankruptcy court decides that the Bankruptcy Code preempts California state pension laws
  • Nossaman LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2015

In a February 4, 2015 opinion, the bankruptcy judge presiding over Stockton, California's Chapter 9 municipal bankruptcy case approved Stockton's


Second Court of Appeals Win for State Street Bank in $200 Million Chrysler “Top Hat Plan” Class Action
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 7 2016

“Top hat plans” have many attractive features, but a new court decision is a reminder that top hat plan participants have limited protections under


FAQ: recent developments in US law affecting pension and OPEB claims in restructurings (2015)
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • USA
  • June 15 2015

Pension plans generally provide for cash payments of retirement income to former employees of the plan sponsor or its affiliates.2 In contrast, OPEB


Reportable event changes for pension plans effective January 1, 2016
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 1 2015

Effective January 1, 2016, the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) altered the reportable event rules for defined benefit pension plans


Teamsters Local Pension Fund Latest to Request Reduction in Vested Member Benefits
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • February 5 2016

Citing the threat of future insolvency, a New Jersey Teamsters Local Pension Fund has applied to the U.S. Treasury Department for permission to


America’s public pension crisis: how Congress can address our $1.3 trillion (and growing) unfunded liability
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 2 2015

Brazil has made international headlines with an exploding pension crisis that is wreaking havoc on public Finances and threatening to take down the


Showdown in Stockton: CalPERS needs dentist and everyone else needs to talk
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • February 19 2015

Bankruptcy Judge Chris Klein recently issued his formal confirmation opinion in Stockton's Chapter 9 bankruptcy case. While there were no real


Despite earlier ruling, Stockton Judge confirms plan leaving pension obligations intact
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • November 6 2014

One month ago, Judge Christopher Klein ruled in the city of Stockton, CA bankruptcy case that public employee pension obligations can be impaired in


Protect your estate from beneficiary bankruptcy: lessons from Clark v. Rameker
  • Ryley Carlock & Applewhite
  • USA
  • September 16 2014

In the preparation of a comprehensive estate plan for a client, an attorney must consider the size of the estate, the manner in which assets are