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Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Publications

Legal Updates
  • Disputes Resulting from Beneficiary Designations
    April 25, 2013

    This article addresses a topic which we all may face; how to avoid disputes that arise after death when beneficiary designation failures occur.  The authors suggest best practices plan administrators and plan participants can take to minimize the likelihood of such failures.

  • Employee Benefit Plans: Year-End Compliance Issues
    October 25, 2012

    Every year plan sponsors must ensure that their employee benefit plans meet compliance requirements as set forth by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS).  With 2012 rapidly drawing to a close, this is the time for employers to conduct year-end reviews to ensure that all qualified retirement plans are up-to-date and operating in compliance with applicable law.