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

Thursday, December 6, 2018
12:00 PM - 01:15 PM Eastern Standard Time
11:00 AM - 12:15 PM Central Standard Time
09:00 AM - 10:15 AM Pacific Standard Time

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 in fiduciary, health and welfare, multiemployer plans, plan sponsor considerations, and executive compensation.


12:00 pm: Fiduciary

  • The potential expansion of multiple employer plans and implications for fiduciaries
  • Fiduciary issues on the Department of Labor’s regulatory agenda

12:15 pm: Health and Welfare

  • Health Reimbursement Arrangements: Fundamental changes or missed opportunity?

12:30 pm: Multiemployer Plans

  • Developments in the congressional joint select committee on solvency of multiemployer pension plans
  • How the post-election congress might impact the employee benefits area

12:45 pm: Plan Sponsor Considerations

  • Short discussion regarding year-end items
  • Trends in retiree lift-out activity
  • Student loan 401(k) programs

1:00 pm: Executive Compensation

  • 162(m) grandfathering rules

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