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[Guidance Overview] SEC Clarifies Form CRS Relationship Summary Format and Delivery Requirements (Incl. Relief for Fund Advisers)
[Opinion] Putnam Investments, LLC v. Brotherston: The End of 'Business as Usual' for 401(k) Plans
For Some 401(k) Holders, Picking Funds Is as Simple as ABC -- Unfortunately
Can Your Plan Records Be Hacked?
What You Don't Know, Can Hurt You: ERISA's Statute of Limitations Conundrum (PDF)
Severstal Wheeling Case Provides Guidance for Retirement Committee Members
Why the Road to Zero-Revenue Sharing Can Be Bumpy
Justices Wary of Intel Committee Position in 401(k) Dispute
[Guidance Overview] Best Interest Standard of Care for Advisors, Part 19
Transcript of Oral Argument Before the Supreme Court on Meaning of 'Actual Knowledge' for Purposes of 3-Year Statute of Limitations on ERISA Fiduciary Breach Claims (PDF)
Massachusetts Rule Would Impose Fiduciary Standard for All Financial Advice
Dismissal of DOL's Failure to Monitor Suit Was Appropriate Based on Retirement Committee's Swift Action to Rectify Undiversified Trust
Ways to Improve Your Company's 401(k) Plan in 2020
Retirement Plan Cybersecurity: Don't Assume Outsourced Administration Is Duty-Free
DOL Amicus Brief Opposing Supreme Court Review of ERISA Burden of Proof on Loss Causation (PDF)
Argument Preview: Supreme Court to Consider 'Actual Knowledge' in Determining the Window for Filing Claims Against Retirement Plan Fiduciaries
Supreme Court Will Not Review Case Alleging Fiduciary Breach by Group Annuity Provider
Supreme Court May Resolve Key ERISA Statute of Limitations and Proprietary Fund Litigation Questions
What Is a 401(k) Investment Policy Statement?
Understanding Attorney-Client Privilege in the Benefits Claims Process
Class Action Plaintiffs in Fiduciary Suit Against Former Employer Will Get 'Advisory Jury'
Supreme Court Declines to Hear ERISA Suit Against Great-West
What's the Ideal Composition of a Defined Contribution Retirement Plan Committee?
The Fiduciary Breach Lawsuits: Lessons Learned
Prudent Process by Retirement Committee Defeats DOL Fiduciary Breach Suit
At Oral Argument, Justices Grapple with Interplay between ERISA and Securities Laws
Best Interest Standard of Care for Advisors, Part 18
[Opinion] TD Ameritrade Trust's President Says Public Today 'Much More Aware' of Need to Work with Fiduciary
Sutherland Global Services Accused of ERISA Fiduciary Breaches Over Fees
GoalMaker Targeted in New Excessive Fee Suit
[Guidance Overview] Best Interest Standard of Care for Advisors, Part 17
The Importance of Prudent Administrative Procedures and Substantive Decisions in Responding to ERISA Benefit Claims
CalSTRS CEO on New SEC Proxy Voting Rules: They Would Create the Next Enron
Ninth Circuit Will Not Rehear Schwab ERISA Arbitration Case
Retirement Plan Cybersecurity
Prudential Is Latest Recordkeeper to Face Self-Dealing Allegations in ERISA Lawsuit
[Guidance Overview] Best Interest Standard of Care for Advisors, Part 16
Supreme Court Debates Liability of Insiders for Mismanagement of Pension Plans That Invest in Employer Stock
DOL Argues for Stricter Reading of 'Actual Knowledge' in ERISA Cases
Court Rules That IRA Custodian Was Not a Fiduciary But Did Violate Massachusetts Consumer Protection Law
How to Address Top Fiduciary Issues for Trade Associations Sponsoring 401(k) MEPs
Recordkeeping Fees Under the Microscope
Ninth Circuit Signals Potential Rehearing of Denial of Class Action in Charles Schwab ERISA Suit
District Court Orders Individual Arbitration in ERISA Lawsuit
401(k) Investment Fund Lineup: Best Features
Supreme Court to Consider Liability of Insiders for Mismanagement of Pension Plans That Invest in Employer Stock
University Faces Setback in 403(b) Plan Fiduciary Breach Case
DOL Weighs in on 'Actual Knowledge' Standard in Supreme Court ERISA Case
[Guidance Overview] Best Interest Standard of Care for Advisors, Part 15
[Opinion] Fiduciary Lessons from Ken Fisher Fallout
[Guidance Overview] SEC Publishes FAQs on Disclosure of Financial Conflicts Related to Investment Adviser Compensation
$18.1M ERISA Lawsuit Settlement Price Tag for MIT
Cybertheft of 401(k) Plan Assets -- New Case Highlights Fiduciary Exposure
Fiduciary Breach Lawsuit Issues Explored: No Regular Recordkeeper RFP
[Guidance Overview] SEC Publishes FAQs on Disclosure of Certain Financial Conflicts Related to Investment Adviser Compensation
Best Interest Standard of Care for Advisors, Part 14
Vanderbilt Settlement Finally Settled
Serving Clients as 'Behaviorally-Enlightened' Fiduciaries
How 401(k) Bankruptcy Exemption Can Be Lost
What Your 401(k) Investment Committee Should Be Doing
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