Fact Sheet on EBSA 2009 Monetary Results

EBSA reports 1.36 Billion in monetary results for fiscal year 2009.

Final Rule on the Provision of Multiemployer Plan Disclosure

The DOL finalizes its proposed rule regarding disclosures required by ERISA Section 101(k).

Investment Advice Proposed Rule

The DOL releases its revised proposed rule on the provision of investment advice.

FAB On Reporting & ERISA Coverage For 403(b) Plans

FAB 2010-01 provides additional guidance on reporting and ERISA coverage for Section 403(b) arrangements and supplements the guidance previously provided in FAB 2009-02.

Updated Guidance on Corporate Bond Interest Rates and Permissible Range

Notice 2010-20 provides updated guidance as to the corporate bond weighted average interest rate and permissible range of interest rates for purposes of Section 412(b)(5)(B)(ii)(II).

DOL Updates FAQs on Schedule C

The DOL has updated its FAQs regarding Schedule C requirements to include a question regarding payments to Pharmacy Benefit Managers.

Interim Final Rule on Mental Health Parity Act

The DOL and the Department of the Treasury along with the HHS releases interim final rules on the Mental Health Parity Act.

Request for Information Regarding Use of Annuities in DC Plans

 In the wake of the significant drop in the equities market that occurred over the last several months, the IRS and the DOL are requesting comments and the views of practitioners and sponsors on the use of annuities in defined contribution plans. Document Excerpt   The Department of Labor and the Department of the Treasury […]

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