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Multiemployer Pension Plan Lowers Threshold That Triggers Partial Withdrawal Liability Payments
New York State Teamsters Mulls Filing for Benefit Reductions
List of Multiemployer Plans That Have Filed 'Critical and Declining' Status Notices with the DOL
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice of Proposed Rulemaking and Public Hearing: Additional Limitation on Suspension of Benefits Applicable to Certain Pension Plans Under the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Notice: Reopening of Comment Period on Central States Pension Fund Application to Reduce Benefits
[Opinion] Statement of Pension Rights Center at Treasury Department Public Session on Central States Pension Fund Benefit Reduction Application
Sixth Circuit Denies Equitable Relief for Employer Liability Upon Union-Mandated Withdrawals from Multiemployer Plan (PDF)
Survey of Principal Features of Multiemployer Defined Contribution Plans (PDF)
Sen. Grassley Seeks GAO Review of DOL Oversight of Central States Pension Fund
[Guidance Overview] Benefit Reductions in the Central States Multiemployer DB Pension Plan: Frequently Asked Questions (PDF)
Reciprocity Agreement Required Payment of 'PPA Funding Contributions' (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Treasury Department Announcement: Iron Workers Local 17 Applies to Reduce Benefits Under MPRA
[Guidance Overview] PBGC Issues Final Partition Rule
Second Multiemployer Pension Plan Seeks to Reduce Core Benefits
Is the PBGC Worth Propping Up?
GASB Issues Statement No. 78 Regarding Pensions for Certain Multiemployer DB Plans
Text of PBGC Participant and Plan Sponsor Advocate 2015 Annual Report (PDF)
[Opinion] The Gut-Wrenching Truth About Pensions
[Guidance Overview] PBGC Issues Final Rule on Multiemployer Plan Partitions
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Final Regs: Partitions of Eligible Multiemployer Plans
A Troubling Expansion of Successor Liability (PDF)
Teamster Retirees Demand Trustees 'Stop the Rush' to Reduce Pensions
[Opinion] Pension Rights Center Comment Letter to Treasury on Central States Application for Benefits Suspension (PDF)
Survey of Multiemployer Plans' Zone Status, Fall 2015 (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Notice: Central States Pension Plan Application to Reduce Benefits -- Reopening of Comment Period
Survey of Multiemployer Plans' Zone Status (PDF)
The Multiemployer Retirement Plan Landscape: A Ten-Year Look (2004-2013)
[Guidance Overview] IRS Employee Plans News No. 2015-14, Dec. 21, 2015
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Hearing Notice: Administration of Multiemployer Plan Participant Vote on an Approved Suspension of Benefits under the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act
[Opinion] Bill Would Protect Multiemployer Plan Participants from Benefit Cuts
Central States Rescue Pain Puts Spotlight on Retirees' Representative
Ninth Circuit: Company May Be Subject to Withdrawal Liability Under 'Successorship Doctrine'
Milliman Multiemployer Pension Funding Study: Fall 2015 (PDF)
Resources for Central States Pension Fund Retirees
[Opinion] Chamber of Commerce Comment Letter to IRS on Administration of Multiemployer Plan Participant Vote on an Approved Suspensions of Benefits Under MPRA (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Comment Request for Central States Pension Plan Application to Reduce Benefits
Central States Rescue Plan: Gut-Wrenching Decisions for All
Teamster Pensions Go Off Road
[Official Guidance] Central States Pension Plan Application for Benefit Suspension
[Official Guidance] Treasury Requests Comments on Central States Pension Plan Application for Benefit Reduction
Proposed Cuts to Teamster Pensions Draws Fire from Retirees, Who Vow Action
[Guidance Overview] ACA Reporting Requirements for Multiemployer Plans
[Opinion] Teamsters Applaud Introduction of Pension Accountability Act By Sen. Portman
[Opinion] Proposed Retiree Benefit Cuts by the Central States Pension Fund Are a 'Pension Demolition Plan'
Buyer Beware: Seventh Circuit Lowers Hurdle to Make Claim for Withdrawal Liability Under the Successorship Doctrine
Central States Pension Fund Submits Plan for Reducing Benefits
Website Now Online: Central States Pension Fund Rescue Plan
Pension Fund May Cut Benefits for 273,000 Workers and Retirees
Teamsters' Pension Fund Warns 400,000 of Cuts
Central States Pension Fund Announces Proposed Pension Cuts
[Opinion] Comment Letter to PBGC on Annual Financial and Actuarial Information Reporting; Changes to Waivers (PDF)
Ninth Circuit Hammers Out New Successorship Liability Test Under MPPAA
Third Circuit: PPA Surcharges Not Included in Withdrawal Liability
Central States Pension Fund Prepares to Slash Hundreds of Thousands of Workers' Pensions
Central States Teamsters Pension Fund Seeks Permission to Cut Benefits
Ninth Circuit Holds That Asset Sale Successor May Be Liable for Predecessor Multiemployer Plan Withdrawal Liability Without Assumption of Liability
Developments of Interest to Sponsors of Multiemployer Retirement Plans, Q4 2015 (PDF)
More Withdrawal Liability for Unsuspecting Business Owners
Asset Purchasers Face Increased Exposure for the Multiemployer Pension Debts of Sellers
Text of PBGC FY 2014 Projections Report (PDF)

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