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IRS and Department of Labor joint rules effective May 4, 2020 created a new COBRA universe by extending both group health plan deadlines for providing COBRA election notices and employee deadlines for electing COBRA continuation coverage — and paying for it. These deadlines are extended for the entire "Outbreak Period ...
The relief provisions of the CARES Act generally benefit coronavirus-impacted participants with accelerated retirement plan benefit payments and participant loan extensions. But what actions can employers take to relieve financial stress by reducing the cost of retirement plan benefits?
Although the CARES Act does permit employers who sponsor defined benefit ...
I want to say “THANKS” for all your help, support, patience and expertise through the most challenging time in my life.
It’s great to walk away from this situation feeling we had a great outcome, but even better is to know we achieved this with dignity, class ...
I'd like to take a moment to acknowledge Mr Andrew Williams. I've had the pleasure to work with Mr Williams over roughly a six month period. He took the time to listen to my case against my employer in an ERISA matter involving a Defined Benefit Trust. ...
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