The newsletter of the ISBA’s Section on Employee Benefits
Browse articles by year: 2013 (3)
Newsletter articles from 2010
Some suggestions for which books to use when beginning your ERISA research.
DOL: Office of the Solicitor
The Office of the Solicitor of the United State Department of Labor has filed amicus briefs in several pending cases.
By providing employers with incentives to make these well-above-normal contributions to ESOPs, Congress has provided a system in which ESOP participants do demonstrably better than their peers, as do ESOP companies.
Federal caselaw update
Recently decided federal cases that affect employee benefits practitioners.
Multiemployer withdrawal liability: Understanding the basics
A general summary of many of the basic concepts impacting an employer in a withdrawal scenario. Because each withdrawal is factually specific to the employer and the fund involved, it cannot be assumed that all concepts apply in every situation. However, these basics help explain how withdrawal liability works.