Hot Topics in Employee Benefits: What We’re Seeing – March 2018

Wednesday, March 14, 2018
12:00 PM - 01:15 PM ET
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM CT
09:00 AM - 10:15 AM PT

Please join us for the next installment of our What We’re Seeing webinar series, featuring updates on hot topics and trends designed for individuals operating in the employee benefits space. This webinar will focus on important developments regarding fiduciary, health and welfare, plan sponsor considerations, executive compensation and compensation deduction accruals, and employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs).

Topics will include:


  • Cybersecurity as a fiduciary duty: What can you do to satisfy it?
  • Put your fiduciary house in order: The value of a plan audit

Health and Welfare

  • IRS notices of shared responsibility liability

Plan Sponsor Considerations

  • Recent agency developments related to searches for missing participants

Executive Compensation and Compensation Deduction Accruals

  • The wide-ranging effects of the 2017 tax act on executive compensation
  • Accruing 2017 compensation deductions to avoid reduced deductions under the 2017 tax act


  • Recent DOL activity and ESOP case law review


Please contact Rosarin Watanasanticharoen at rosarin.watanasanticharoen@morganlewis.com.

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