Tag: "Definition of Fiduciary"
Craig Hoffman, ASPPA’s General Counsel talks about a comments filed with the Department of Labor requesting a one-time transitional realignment period for providing the “second round” of participant notices required under ERISA Reg. §2550.404a-5.View Post
Leading ERISA lawyers, David Levine (Groom Law Group), Marcia S. Wagner (The Wagner Law Group) and Fred Reish (Drinker, Biddle & Reath, LLP) discussed today’s hottest legal topics from their diverse perspectives and with their unique methods of communication.View Post
The Northeast Area Benefits Conference, co-sponsored by ASPPA and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS), is a one-day, two-city conference focused on employee benefits and pensions.View Post
There was an immediate and strong reaction from the financial investment community when the DOL’s Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) proposed new regulations to update and expand the definition of fiduciary. However, Phyllis Borzi, Asst. Secretary of Labor for EBSA, made it very clear as the keynote speaker at the 2012 Los Angeles Benefits Conference that a new definition of fiduciary was not a dead issue…View Post
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for the Employee Benefit Security Administration (EBSA) addresses participants of the Western Benefits Conference…View Post
ASPPA CEO Brian Graff issues a statement clarifying ASPPA’s position on U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) proposed modifications to the regulation (29 CFR Part 2510) defining the term “fiduciary” under section 3(21) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA).View Post