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Significant multiemployer and single employer benefit rule changes take effect
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2015

On December 16, 2014, President Obama signed into law the $1.1 trillion Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act of 2015

The Seventh Circuit interprets Wisconsin exemption law on college savings accounts and retirement annuities, but did it have jurisdiction? (part 2 of 2)
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2015

As we explained in a post yesterday, the Seventh Circuit in In re Bronk (Cirilli v. Bronk), No. 13-1123 (7th Cir. Jan. 5, 2015), made some new law on

Employer withdrawal liability dischargeable in bankruptcy
  • Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren SC
  • USA
  • October 15 2013

In a recent Ninth Circuit case, Carpenters Pension Trust Fund for Northern California v. Moxley, 2013 WL 4417594 (9th Cir. 2013), the court held that

First Circuit finds that a private equity fund can be liable for the pension obligations of its portfolio company
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2013

In Sun Capital Partners III, L.P. Et al. V. New England Teamsters & Trucking Industry Pension Fund, No. 12-2312, 2013 WL 3814985 (1st Cir. July 24

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

Nortel reaches settlement with retirees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2013

In In re: Nortel Networks Inc., No. 1:09-bk-10138 (Bankr. D. Del. 2013), Nortel Networks Inc. reached a settlement with over 3,000 of its retired

General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have

Heard about Detroit? The first word on treatment of public employee pension benefits in Chapter 9 (and absolutely not the last)
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • December 12 2013

Last week's ruling by Judge Stephen Rhodes finding the City of Detroit eligible for protection under Chapter 9 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code has

The First Circuit fires a shot across the bow of private equity funds: too much control of portfolio companies may lead to pension plan withdrawal liability
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • November 21 2013

Few areas of law are as confusingor as important to understandas the growing intersection of employment and bankruptcy law. In recent

Ninth Circuit allows bankruptcy discharge of ERISA withdrawal liability
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 9 2013

The Ninth Circuit recently held that an employer who failed to pay $170,045 in withdrawal liability could discharge the liability in bankruptcy