ERISA Litigation and Regulation: The Current Landscape and What the Future Holds
The escalating pace of Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) cases filed against retirement plan providers and sponsors is expected to continue through 2019 and likely beyond. Current litigation trends are skewed towards the use of company stock, issues on fees, and allegations of disloyalty. New litigation areas continue to emerge as the plaintiffs' bar discover possibilities of acquiring sizeable settlement fees from retirement plans. With these developments and the new legislation and regulations on the horizon, compliance risks facing plan sponsors intensify.
In this live webcast a panel of distinguished professionals and thought leaders brought together by The Knowledge Group will help plan sponsors and their counsel understand the important aspects of this significant topic. They will provide an in-depth discussion of the recent regulatory and litigation issues surrounding ERISA. Speakers will also offer best practices in developing and implementing effective compliance and litigation strategies to avoid potential risks and pitfalls.
Key topics include:
- Recent Litigation Trends
- Notable ERISA Cases
- Regulatory Updates
- Effective Compliance and Litigation Strategies
Who should attend:
- ERISA Lawyers
- Human Resource Executives
- Retirement Benefits Lawyers
- Members of Boards of Directors
- Chief Financial Officers
- Plan Sponsors and Administrators