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Section ProspectusThe mission of ISBA Employee Benefits Section is to study, educate the profession, comment on legislation and regulation and perform other appropriate activities assigned to it by the Association with respect to the following as they relate to the compensation (current or deferred, direct or fringe benefit) of persons for employment type services:

  1. Rights between employers and employees;
  2. Rights between contractors;
  3. Tax and estate planning;
  4. Reporting and disclosure;
  5. Benefit administration;
  6. Investments and fiduciary duties;
  7. Age and sex discrimination; and
  8. Other appropriate and related matters.

Recent Related Cases

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

ERISA  |  N.D. Ill., E. Div.

Teufel v. The Northern Trust Company, Nos. 17-1676 & 17-1677 Cons. (April 11, 2018) Affirmed

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Disability Benefits  |  4th Dist.

Gilliam v. Board of Trustees of the City of Pontiac Police Pension Fund, 2018 IL App (4th) 170232 (April 5, 2018) Livingston Co. (STEIGMANN) Affirmed.

Federal 7th Circuit / Civil

ERISA  |  S.D. Ind., Indianapolis Div.

Indiana Electrical Workers Pension Benefit Fund v. ManWeb Services, Inc., No. 16-2840 (March 12, 2018) Vacated and remanded

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Pensions  |  5th Dist.

Vick v. Wylie, 2018 IL App (5th) 160520 (February 9, 2018) Williamson (WELCH) Affirmed.

Illinois Appellate Court / Civil

Public Safety Employee Benefits Act  |  1st Dist.

Marquardt v. City of Des Plaines, 2018 IL App (1st) 163186 (February 6, 2018) Cook Co., 2d Div, (PUCINSKI) Affirmed.

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