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ERISA (7th Circuit): Are ERISA Plan Forum Selection Clauses Enforceable?
  • Lane Powell PC
  • USA
  • August 14 2017

You already know that ERISA gives plan beneficiaries a choice on where to bring suit seeking ERISA benefits. Section 1132(e)(2) allows plan


Interesting Angles on the DOL’s Fiduciary Rule 58
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2017

This is my 58th article about interesting observations concerning the Department of Labor's fiduciary rule and exemptions. These articles also cover



DOT Backs Away From Rulemaking on “Safety Sensitive Positions” in Highway and Rail Transportation
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2017

This week the U.S. Department of Transportation has withdrawn its March 10, 2016 Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPR) on the Evaluation of


Federal Court Finds Employer Cannot Deny Commissions to Employee Who Resigned
  • Morgan, Brown & Joy LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2017

A recent federal court decision clarifies that Massachusetts sales employees may still be entitled to their commissions after resigning, even when


Sign of Future Changes? DOL Proposes 18-Month Extension of Transition Period for Compliance With ERISA "Fiduciary Investment Advice" Rule
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2017

On August 9, the US Department of Labor (DOL) announced in a court filing that it has proposed an 18-month extension of the full implementation of


DOL Announces Intention to Delay Portions of Fiduciary Rule Exemptions
  • Buckley Sandler LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2017

On August 9, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) filed a notice of administrative action in the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota as


DOL’s Latest Set of FAQs: 408(b)(2) Disclosures and Plan Contribution Recommendations
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2017

The Department of Labor (DOL) has released another set of FAQs under the fiduciary rule. In light of possible changes to the rule, these FAQs give


Drip Drip Drip - Is the DOL's Fiduciary Rule Slowly Going Down the Drain?
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2017

The U.S. Department of Labor (the “DOL”) today (August 9, 2017) submitted a Notice of Administrative Action in the Thrivent v. Acosta litigation (D


DOL to Propose Extension of Fiduciary Rule Transition Period
  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2017

The proposal is expected to delay additional conditions of exemptions from January 1, 2018 to July 1, 2019, but the ultimate length of delay will not