Ed Frado Law Blog: Latest Updates and Industry News

IRS Publishes Final Regulations Regarding Hardship Distributions:

On September 23, 2019, the IRS published final regulations governing financial hardship distributions from 401(k) plans and 403(b) plans. As background, while a…
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DOL Issues Final Regulations Affecting Overtime Payment Requirements:

On September 27, 2019, the DOL published final regulations that increase the salary thresholds used to determine if executive employees, administrative employees, and…
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IRS Publishes Guidance Regarding Un-Cashed Distribution Checks:

On August 14, 2019, the IRS published Revenue Ruling 2019-19 (the “Ruling”). Under the Ruling’s hypothetical facts, an employer sponsors a tax-qualified retirement…
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October ERISA Litigation Update:

Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed Reader. A sample of cases that were…
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October Upcoming Speaking Engagement

On October 2, 2019, I will present at the 2019 COSHRM State Conference in Keystone, Colorado. The conference will be held from October…
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Department of Labor Publishes Guidance Addressing Multiple Employer Plans:

Since last month’s edition of The Speed Reader, the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) published two pieces of guidance that affect multiple employer…
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