01/30/13 Fiscal Cliff Legislation Expands In-Plan Roth Conversion Opportunities
American Taxpayer Relief Act extends the existing, limited in-plan Roth conversion option to all amounts under plans that allow elective deferrals, including those amounts not yet eligible for distribution.
07/27/12 Qualified Default Investment Alternative Safe Harbor Upheld
Sixth Circuit finds that plan fiduciaries did not breach their duties when participants' investments were transferred to the plan's default fund without their explicit consent.
06/12/12 Section 409A Transitional Relief Deadline ApproachingView all publications
Deferred compensation arrangements under which payments subject to Section 409A are contingent on a release must be brought into compliance with documentation requirements by December 31.
04/04/12 Morgan Lewis Advises Sun Capital on Acquisition of Certified Power
Morgan Lewis served as legal advisor to Sun Capital on its affiliate acquisition of Certified Power, Inc.
01/30/12 Morgan Lewis Advises Pep Boys on $1B Sale to The Gores GroupView all news
The Pep Boys, the nation's leading automotive aftermarket service and retail chain, today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement under which it will be acquired by The Gores Group, one of the nation's leading investment firms, led by founder and CEO, Alec Gores.