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DOL Issues Guidance on Retirement Plan Investment Alternatives:

On June 3, 2020, the DOL issued Information Letter 06-03-2020 (the “IL”). The IL addresses the…

DOL Finalizes Regulation Regarding Electronic Disclosures:

On May 27, 2020, the DOL published a final regulation addressing the electronic disclosure of certain…

IRS and Department of Labor Publish COVID-19 Guidance:

As a result of COVID-19’s disruption to the U.S. economy and to many plan sponsors’ business…

May ERISA Litigation Update:

Given the continuing wave of ERISA litigation, this article has become a mainstay of The Speed…

President Trump Signs COVID-19 Legislation:

On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (the “CARES Act”) became…

IRS Extends Certain Deadlines for 403(b) Plans and Defined Benefit Plans:

As a result of COVID-19, on March 27 the IRS made two important announcements for certain…

Other COVID-19 Issues for Retirement Plan Sponsors:

In addition to the law and IRS guidance discussed above, sponsors of defined contribution retirement plans…

March 2020 ERISA Litigation Update:

For the second month in a row, the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department of…

February 2020 ERISA Litigation Update

Since last month’s edition of The Speed Reader, the Internal Revenue Service and the U.S. Department…

The SECURE Act Becomes Law: 

On December 20, 2019, President Trump signed into law the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement…