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UPS Warns of $3.8 Billion Cost If U.S. Backs Pension Benefit Cut
Treasury Issues Final MPRA Suspension Regulations
Senate Democrats Urge Scrutiny of Central States Rescue Plan (PDF)
Kroger Workers, Retirees Sue Failing Multiemployer Pension Fund, Trustees
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Final Regs: Suspension of Benefits Under the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Rev. Proc 2016-27: Application Procedures for Approval of Benefit Suspensions for Certain Multiemployer Defined Benefit Pension Plans Under Section 432(e)(9) (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Announcement of Multiemployer Pension Plan Application to Reduce Benefits
Iron Workers Local 16 Pension Fund Application for Benefit Suspension
Sun Capital Decision May Affect Structuring of Private Investment Funds
[Guidance Overview] 2015 Annual Funding Notice: PBGC Filing Information
Multiemployer Pension Funding Study: Spring 2016 (PDF)
Central States Teamsters Pension Fund Returns -0.81% in 2015
[Opinion] Karen Friedman's Speech to the Protect Our Pensions Rally (April 14, 2016)
Retirees Rally at the Capitol, Protesting Pension Cuts
Pension Plan Withdrawal Liability Imposed on Investor Private Equity Funds
Sun Capital: An Opportunity to Consider Fund Tax Structures (PDF)
Private Equity Funds, Controlled Groups, and Multi-Employer Plan Withdrawal Liability
2013 PBGC Data Tables: Multiemployer Supplement (PDF)
DB Pension Plans: Hungry Octopus Just Took a $4.5 Million Bite Out of Private Equity
[Guidance Overview] 2016 Key Administrative Dates and Deadlines for Calendar-Year Multiemployer Defined Benefit Plans (PDF)
ERISA's Two-Pronged Test for Pension Plan Withdrawal Liability
PBGC Reports Multiemployer Program Likely to Be Insolvent in 10 Years Without Large Premium Increases
District Court Holds That Private Equity Funds Were Part of Same Controlled Group for Purposes of Pension Liability
Court Ruling Signals Potential ERISA Liability for Private Equity Fund Sponsors (PDF)
Text of PBGC Report to Congress: Multiemployer Fund Likely to Be Exhausted by 2025 (PDF)
Fate of 400,000 Teamster Pensions Rests in Ken Feinberg's Hands
Private Equity Fund Liable for Portfolio Company's Pension Contributions
Private Equity Funds Liable to Multiemployer Pension Plan
Text of Federal District Court Opinion: Private Equity Funds Jointly Liable for Multiemployer Pension Plan Withdrawal Liability (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of Treasury Department Announcement of Multiemployer Plan Application to Reduce Benefits and Partition Plan
[Official Guidance] Text of PBGC Notice: Pendency of Request for Approval of Alternative Arbitration Procedure Submitted by American Arbitration Association (PDF)
Central States Retirees: A Wave of Organized Wrath
Retirees Protest Proposed Pension Cuts
Treasury Is Listening to Retiree Voices on Proposed Pension Cuts
SOA Multiemployer Pension Plan Contribution Analysis, 2009-2014 (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] IRS Accepts 55 and Older NRAs in Multiemployer Plans
[Opinion] What Congress Can Do to Help People in Multiemployer Pension Plans
Treasury's Decision on Central States Plan Could Trigger Cuts For Other Plans
Ninth Circuit Joins Seventh Circuit in Holding That Successor May Be Liable for Predecessor's Withdrawal Liability
Why the Coming Cuts to Teamster Pensions Deserve More National News Coverage
Reduced Interest Rate Assumptions by Multiemployer Pension Plans Dramatically Increase Employer Withdrawal Liability
Present Law, Data, and Selected Proposals Relating to Multiemployer DB Plans
[Opinion] Speech by Pension Rights Center Director Karen Friedman to the Texas-Houston Committee to Protect Pensions
Senate Finance Committee to Hold Hearing: 'The Multiemployer Pension Plan System: Recent Reforms and Current Challenges'
Innovation Could Be Outcome of Multiemployer Plan Debate
Withdrawal Liability to Bricklayers Pension Fund Upheld in Court
[Guidance Overview] Refinements Proposed to Multiemployer Suspension Rules (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Treasury Releases Proposed Regs Clarifying the UPS Rule under MPRA
[Guidance Overview] IRS Issues Proposed Regs on Limitations to the Suspension of Benefits Rules for Multiemployer Plans
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)

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