The Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended (“ERISA”), requires trustees of multiemployer pension and benefit funds to collect contributions required to be made by contributing employers under their 1,529 more words
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Welcome to an ERISA sunscreen moment!
Today’s sunscreen moment deals with “reading the label” as it relates to covered service provider fee disclosures.
A recently enacted requirement under ERISA Section 408(b)(2) states that in order for an expense being charged to an employee benefit plan to be reasonable, it must meet certain written fee disclosure requirements in advance of the commencement of the service. 48 more words
In Longo v. Trojan Horse Ltd., No. 5:13-CV-418-BO (E.D.N.C. Jan. 15, 2014)(J., Boyle), the court for the Eastern District considered a motion to dismiss or transfer an ERISA action in which the plaintiffs claimed that the defendants had failed to make required employer contributions to a 401(k) plan. 470 more words
Most Recent Notice Brings Clarification, Does Not Address All Questions
In 2013, we wrote about the far-reaching impact of the Windsor same-sex marriage ruling which touched more than 1,300 federal laws, including the Internal Revenue Code and Employee Income Security Act (ERISA). 684 more words