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March 20, 2000

Top Stories - Retirement Plans

Federal Judge Allows Pan Am Pension Suit Against PBGC for Breach of Fiduciary DutyYahoo! News[More like this]
U.S. Judge Backs Ex-Workers for Pan Am in PBGC Fiduciary Breach CaseNew York Times, free registration required[More like this]
SEC Wants Funds to Disclose After-Tax ReturnsFinancial Web[More like this]
401(K) Switcharoos on the Rise; Accounts Change with Stock SwingsUSA Today[More like this]
Don't 'Gamble' in Company Stock in Your 401(k)CBS.marketwatch.com[More like this]
Dreyfus Defined Contribution Investors Launches Personal Advisor Service for Defined Contribution Plan Participants PRNewswire press release[More like this]
Plan Sponsor Exchange, Inc. Changes Name to Investorforce.com (Web portal for institutional investors and consultants)PR Newswire press release[More like this]

Top Stories - Health and Welfare Plans

HMOs and ArbitrationLos Angeles Times (Letter to the Editor)[More like this]
Washington State Patient Bill of Rights Law, S.B. 6199, signed into law March 15Washington State Insurance Commissioner[More like this]
--- Press release from Washington State Insurance Commissioner Deborah SennWashington State Insurance Commissioner
Construction Industry Roundtable Polls Says Many Companies Are Likely to Drop Health Insurance Benefits If Lawsuits Are Allowed Against Employers USNewswire press release[More like this]
Feds About to Get a Boost in Commuting and Day-Care PerksWashington Post[More like this]
Health Issues in the 2000 Election (PDF)Kaiser Family Foundation[More like this]
Higher Salaries, Stock Options and Better Perks Are Weapons in The Battle for Top TalentInformationWeek[More like this]
Corporate Intranets Help Bring Employees Into the Loop -- Benefits, Resources, Company News Available OnlineUSA Today[More like this]

New Recommended Links About Employee Benefits

ERISA Issues in Nonqualified Plans With Individual 'Self-Directed' AccountsMagner Financial Network[More like this]
Insurance-Buying Resources for SeniorsDrKoop.com[More like this]
Federal Courts of Appeal decisions, online in full textFindLaw.com[More like this]
The Fuzzy Boundaries and Benefits of CyberspaceProfessor Richard Hannah[More like this]

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