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[Guidance Overview] GASB 74/75: OPEB Expense and Balance Sheet Items (PDF)
Cumulative Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenses After Age 70
The HSA in Your Future: Defined Contribution Retiree Medical
$280k Is What a Couple Retiring This Year Will Need to Cover Health Care
How Fear of Catastrophic Health Care Expenses May Cause Retirees to Inefficiently Self-Insure (PDF)
Whirlpool Retirees Get Union Support in Health Care Dispute
Kraft Heinz Beats Another Lawsuit Over Retiree Health Benefits
Exploring Retiree Health Care Options
Trend Favors Employers in Retiree Medical Litigation
[Opinion] Congressional Letter to CMS Requesting Changes to 2019 Advanced Notice and Call Letter (PDF)
Supreme Court Again Rejects Sixth Circuit Finding of Lifetime Retiree Medical Benefits
Evaluating Options to Finance Retiree Medical Commitments
Supreme Court Orders Sixth Circuit to Clean Up Its Retiree Health Benefits Case Law 'Mess'
Supreme Court Reaffirms Ordinary Principles of Contract Law Apply When Interpreting Collective Bargaining Agreements
Supreme Court Once Again Finds Retiree Health Benefits Are Not Vested
Localities Want to Make Retiree Bills More Affordable, So Why Won't States Let Them?
How Public Sector Employers Can Manage Retiree Health Liabilities (PDF)
Supreme Court: Union Retiree Health Benefits Weren't Vested for Life
Supreme Court Once Again Refuses to Infer Lifetime Retiree Health Benefits
Supreme Court Provides Good News for Sponsors of Union Retiree Medical Benefit Plans
Supreme Court Concludes That Retiree Health Benefits Expired with CBA
Supreme Court Again Tells Sixth Circuit to Rethink Retiree Health Benefits
Court Determines Retiring Employees Had Vested Right to Benefits, But Required Scope of Benefits Is Jury Question
The Cost of Healthcare for California Government Workers When They Retire Rises Sharply
[Official Guidance] Text of GASB Implementation Guide No. 2017-3: Accounting and Financial Reporting for Postemployment Benefits Other Than Pensions
Retiree Health Benefits Ended When CBA Expired
Sixth Circuit Rejects Honeywell Retiree Claims that CBA Provided Lifetime Health Insurance Benefits
Text of Amicus Brief to Supreme Court on Vesting of Retiree Health Benefits
Accounting for Pensions and Other Postretirement Benefits, 2017 (PDF)
ERIC Files Amicus Brief with the Supreme Court in Critical Retiree Health Case
Five Important Ages for Retirement Planning
Kraft Retirees Had No Vested Right to Health Care Benefits Beyond Termination of CBAs
[Guidance Overview] Retiree HRAs Receiving More Attention from California Public Employers
Ninth Circuit Faults Retiree Plan's Disclosure of Lifetime Maximum
Lifetime Dollar Limit Was Permitted Under Retiree-Only Plan, But Was Not Adequately Disclosed in SPD
Ninth Circuit: ACA Does Not Prohibit Lifetime Benefit Maximum for Certain Retiree-Only Health Plans
CONSOL Energy Sued Again Over Retiree Healthcare Cuts
Seventh Circuit Confirms: No Age Discrimination Claims for Rehired Retirees Terminated to Preserve Health Plan's Retiree-Only Status
The HSA in Your Future: Defined Contribution Retiree Medical Coverage
Seventh Circuit: No ADEA Violation When Rehired Retirees Were Terminated to Preserve Supplemental Health Insurance Coverage and Avoid Additional Costs
ASBCA Grants $253 Million Northrop Post-Retirement Benefits Claim
Whirlpool's Retiree Health Benefit Cuts Go Down the Drain
Early Retirement Health Care Quandary Keeps Workers on the Job
[Guidance Overview] GASB 75: Proportionate Share Allocations for Cost-Sharing Employers (PDF)
Changing Retiree Medical Plan Benefits to Reduce OPEB Liabilities Under Governmental Accounting Rules (PDF)
General Electric Escapes Retirees' Health Benefits Lawsuit
[Opinion] Why Employers Need to Offer Retiree Healthcare Benefits
Fourth Circuit Panel Reaffirms Finding That Retiree Benefits Were Not Vested
Retiree Health Care Benefits for State Employees in Fiscal Year 2015 (PDF)
Widening Gap in U.S. Life Expectancy Based on Geographic Location
Recent Developments in U.S. Law Affecting Pension and OPEB Claims in Restructurings
[Official Guidance] Text of GASB Implementation Guidance No. 2017-2: Financial Reporting for Postemployment Benefit Plans Other Than Pension Plans
Retirees of Automotive Manufacturer Established Entitlement to Lifetime Health Benefits
Post-Tackett Cases Provide Guidance for Determining Vested Status of Retiree Medical Benefits
Deal Reached to Fund Health Benefits for Retired Miners
Why Would Congress Bail Out Miners' Pensions?
Trio of Retiree Health Benefit Decisions Delivered by 6th Circuit
Nearly 23,000 Coal Miners to Lose Healthcare Benefits
Honeywell Gets Mixed Results in Courts Over Retiree Health Cuts
Older Workers and Retirees: Avoiding HSA Pitfalls

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