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Fifth Circuit Denies States' Second Attempt to Defend DOL Fiduciary Rule
GAO Report: Retirement Plan Investing -- Clearer Information on Consideration of Environmental Social and Governance Factors Would Be Helpful
Joint Select Committee on Multiemployer Pensions Meets Again in Educational Session on the PBGC (PDF)
Puerto Rico Oversight Board Tweaks Fiscal Plan, Keeps Pension Reforms
[Opinion] Government Money Should Help Solve This Pension Crisis
Multiemployer Pension Funding a Big Challenge for PBGC, Wider Economy
GAO Report: Railroad Retirement Board -- Additional Controls and Oversight of Financial Interchange Transfers Needed
Two-Year Retirement Commission Proposed
Retirement Industry Officials Back Bipartisan Bills to Update ERISA
States Again Ask Fifth Circuit for Review of DOL Rule Overturn
House Subcommittee Seeks Bipartisan Solutions to Update Retirement Plan Administration
[Opinion] Chairman's Statement at Hearing on Proposals to Simplify and Modernize Retirement Plan Administration
[Opinion] ICI Statement at Hearing on Proposals to Simplify and Modernize Retirement Plan Administration (PDF)
How Scaling Back Public Pensions Puts Government Revenues at Risk (PDF)
Senate Bill Would Create Commission to Advise Congress on Retirement Issues
President Trump Announces Intent to Nominate PBGC Director
DOL and Treasury Update 2017-2018 Regulatory Agendas for Employee Benefits
To What Extent Does Socioeconomic Status Lead People to Retire Too Soon?
Private Equity Firms See a Lot to Like with DC Provider Investments
DOL Enters Into Fifth Settlement Agreement with an ESOP Trustee -- and It Looks Familiar
Multiemployer Plan Committee to Examine Financial State of PBGC
[Official Guidance] 2017-2018 IRS Priority Guidance Plan, 3rd Quarter Update (PDF)
[Official Guidance] Text of DOL Regulatory Agenda, Spring 2018
Moving Pensions from Defined Benefit to 'Defined Ambition'
[Opinion] When Multiemployer and Public Pension Funds Run Out of Money
[Opinion] Why the Financial Engines/Edelman Deal Could End 401(k) Rollovers
The Just Born Case: Responding to the Multiemployer Pension Crisis
[Opinion] IRI Statement on Denial of Motions to Intervene in DOL Fiduciary Lawsuit
401(k) Lawsuits: Causes and Consequences (PDF)
[Opinion] Puerto Rico's Pensions Are Still Threatened; System Only 3% Funded
Business Groups Argue Against Fiduciary Rule Rehearing
PBGC Releases Strategic Plan for 2018-2022
[Opinion] The 'Pension Palace' for Illinois Lawmakers
[Official Guidance] Text of IRS Notice 2018-43: Public Comment Invited on Recommendations for 2018-2019 Priority Guidance Plan (PDF)
AARP Seeks to Revive DOL Fiduciary Rule
IRS TE/GE Advisory Group to Meet June 7
Illinois State-Sponsored Retirement Savings Program Enters Pilot Phase
Joint Select Committee Focuses on Multiemployer Basics, Asks for Public Comments
[Opinion] American Academy of Actuaries Testimony to Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans (PDF)
[Opinion] U.S. Pension Fund Collapse?
Testimony of the JCT Before the Joint Select Committee on the Solvency of Multiemployer Pension Plans
Midterm Elections Are on the Horizon: What Will That Mean for Retirement and Health Plan Legislation?
Open MEPs Top DCIIA's Retirement Plan Coverage Gap Wish List
IRS Pressed on VCP Fee Changes at Hearing by House Small Business Subcommittee
Summary of Current Law Relating to Multiemployer Defined Benefit Plans
IRS Requests Comments on Expanding Favorable Determination Letter Program
[Opinion] IRIC Comment Letter In Support of the Retirement Enhancement and Savings Act of 2018 (PDF)
[Opinion] Fred Reish Says DOL 'Conflicted' Over Conflict-of-Interest Rule Appeal
Seventh Circuit Finds Expectation of Future Salary Increases Is Not an 'Accrued Benefit' for Purposes of Anti-Cutback Rule
[Opinion] American Retirement Association Announces E-Delivery Initiative
DOL Voids ESOP Fiduciary Indemnification Agreements to Reach Settlements
How Can the U.S. Retirement System Provide Income to Last a Lifetime? (PDF)
Time to Revisit the Retirement Equity Act? Married Spouse Denied $2.7 Million ESOP Benefit of Deceased Spouse
Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Invalidates the DOL Fiduciary Rule and Related Prohibited Transaction Exemptions
Multiemployer Defined Benefit Pension Plans: A Primer and Analysis of Policy Options (PDF)
Supreme Court Argument Preview: Show Me the Stock Options?
Puerto Rico Governor's Latest Plan Still Leaves Out Pension Reforms
[Opinion] Why Public Pension Pre-Funding Matters (An Explainer)
The Pension Protection Act: Successes, Shortcomings, and Opportunities for Improvement (PDF)
What Happens After Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claims Stemming from Denials of Benefits Survive a Motion to Dismiss? (PDF)

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