Hot Topics in Employee Benefits — What We're Seeing - March 2015

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
12:00 PM - 01:15 PM Eastern Daylight Time

Please join us for the 12th installment of our What We’re Seeing webinar series, featuring updates on hot topics and trends you should be following. This webinar will focus on important developments regarding employee benefits and executive compensation.

Presentation Agenda

12:00 pm | Introduction

12:05 pm | Health and Welfare

  • Contingent workers and the Affordable Care Act
  • King v. Burwell and possible reactions to the looming U.S. Supreme Court decision

12:15 pm | Fiduciary Considerations

  • Recent Supreme Court arguments in 401(k) plan fee litigation and Tibble v. Edison
  • Fiduciary topics on the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) 2015 regulatory agenda (including the status of the DOL’s fiduciary redefinition)

12:25 pm | Executive Compensation

  • New ISS standards for equity plans
  • The Securities and Exchange Commission’s antihedging proposal

12:35 pm | Multiemployer Plans

  • Overview of the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014 and its implications for employers that participate in multiemployer pension plans, including:
    • Changes to withdrawal liability calculations
    • Greater employer access to plan information

12:50 pm | Fringe Benefits

  • “Cars, cafeterias, and contractors” — the three Cs of current compensation

1:00 pm | Employee Stock Ownership Plans

  • Debunking common myths

Joseph E. Ronan, Jr.
Senior Counsel, Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation

For more information about this webinar, please contact Olive To at +1.215.963.5116 or oto@morganlewis.com.

CLE Credit
CLE credit in CA (1.25 hours), FL, IL, NJ (via reciprocity), NY, PA, TX, and VA is currently pending approval.

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