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A Checklist for Drafting Section 457(f) Plans for Tax-Exempt Employers
Capital Gains Tax: What Democratic Presidential Candidates Are Saying and What Tax Changes Might Look Like
Employee Stock Purchase Plans: Why They're a Great Deal, What Are Key Features
[Guidance Overview] The Code Section 4960 Excise Tax on Excess Executive Compensation and Potential Tax Mitigation Strategies
NQDC Plan Sponsors Focusing on Retirement Savings for the Highly Paid
Severance and Deferred Comp Considerations for Tax-Exempt Colleges and Universities
Making Sense of Monte Carlo (PDF)
Section 409A Deferred Compensation Tax: Is There Any Recourse Against Employer?
Managing Executive Incentive Programs for Chemical Companies
Starting August 16, Electronic Filing Required for Top-Hat Statements and Apprenticeship and Training Plan Notices
ISS Releases Its 2019 Policy Survey Questionnaire
Sixth Circuit NQDC Plan Decision Highlights Importance of Code Section 409A Compliance and ERISA Claims Procedures
Sixth Circuit Case Emphasizes Potential Employer Liability to Participants for 409A Violations
Common Mistakes by Private Companies When Granting Stock Options
Nonqualified Deferred Compensation: Impact of Tax-Rate Changes on Deferral Decisions
Companies Must Review Their Anti-Hedging Policies
Know Your Options: Comparing NQSOs And ISOs
Sixth Circuit Says ERISA Preempts Ex-CEO's Claims Over Deferred Compensation Plan
Dodd-Frank Act Hedging Policy Disclosures Begin
Delaware Chancery Court Refuses to Dismiss Derivative Action Alleging Breach of Fiduciary Duty Related to Equity Grants
Benefit and Compensation Issues in Employment and Separation Agreements
More on ESG Issues
#MeToo, Clawbacks and Executive Compensation in 2019: Has Anything Changed? (PDF)
EVA as a Performance Measure in Executive Incentive Plans (PDF)
Companies Win Battles Over Compensation Clawback Shareholder Proposals
[Guidance Overview] IRS Issues Interim Guidance Under Notice 2019-09 on Section 4960 Excise Tax for Tax-Exempt Organizations and Certain Governmental Entities
Interesting Battles Over Compensation Clawback Shareholder Proposals
Ninth Circuit Upholds Treasury Regulation on Stock-Based Compensation
Nonqualified Deferred Comp Plans: The 401(k) Excess Contribution Solution
Panel Discussion: Current Issues in Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
DOL Requires Electronic Filing for Top Hat, Apprenticeship, and Training Benefits
[Official Guidance] Text of DOL Final Regs: Electronic Filing of Notices for Apprenticeship and Training Plans and Statements for 'Top Hat' Plans
How Should Boards Handle Involuntary CEO Retirement?
[Guidance Overview] Section 4960 Excise Tax: What Tax-Exempt Employers Need to Know
Using Rabbi Trusts to Fund Nonqualified Plan Benefits
The State of Play on Clawbacks and Forfeitures Based on Misconduct
Inspector General Assessment of IRS Implementation Planning Efforts for the Excise Tax on Excess Compensation Paid by Tax-Exempt Organizations (PDF)
Not All Is Lost for California Employers: Enforce Non-Compete Forfeiture Provisions Through ERISA Top Hat Plans?
Delaware Reaffirms Entire Fairness Standard for Review of Director Compensation
Is Your Nonqualified Plan Causing You Anxiety?
Deal-Breaking M&A Issues Related to Employee Benefit Plans and Executive Compensation
Post-Proxy Season Considerations for Compensation Committees
Seven Venial Sins of Executive Compensation
Debunking SPD Myths: Yes, There Are Reporting Requirements for 'Top Hat' Plans
New Code Section 83(i) Equity for Private Employers: More Headache Than Benefit?
Evolving and Expanding Demands on Compensation Committees (PDF)
A Top-Hat Plan Primer (PDF)
[Guidance Overview] Highly Compensated Excise Tax Deadline Imminent
Vesting Incentive Equity: Time vs. Milestone Vesting Schedules
[Guidance Overview] Excess Compensation and Parachute Payments by Tax-Exempt Organizations: IRS Interim Guidance
Private Company Stock Grants: Recent SEC Filings by Uber and Other IPO Companies Reveal Plan Design Trends
Executive Compensation Excise Taxes Due Soon
Some Executive Compensation Drafting Tips for Employers
[Guidance Overview] The Section 4960 Excise Tax: Application to Tax-Exempt and Affiliated Taxable Entities
Rabbi Trusts: When to Ask and What to Get
[Guidance Overview] IRS Issues Guidance on Excise Tax on Executive Compensation Paid by Tax-Exempt Entities
[Guidance Overview] For-Profit and Public Employers Could Become Subject to New 21% Excise Tax on Tax-Exempt Organizations
Does a Requirement to Pay 'Target Variable Compensation' Include Equity Awards?
Market Benchmark Pay Data in Context
[Guidance Overview] Interim Guidance Under Section 4960: Excise Taxes and Parachute Payments (PDF)
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