The Lexis Practice Advisor Journalâ„¢ Practical Guidance Backed by Experts

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

Current Updates And Legal DevelopmentsPosted on 10-31-2017

SUPREME COURT TO RULE ON VALIDITY OF CLASS WAIVERS IN EMPLOYMENT CONTEXT By: Lexis Practice Advisor Staff THE U.S. SUPREME COURT IS expected to decide this term whether the collective-bargaining provisions of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) prohibit enforcement of agreements requiring employees... Read More

Addressing Retirement Plan Investment Committee IssuesPosted on 10-31-2017

By: Jeffrey Lieberman SKADDEN, ARPS, SLATE, MEAGHER & FLOM LLP This article identifies best practices to assist a 401(k) plan investment committee in satisfying its fiduciary obligations under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 ( 29 U.S.C. § 1001, et. seq. , as amended) ... Read More

Health Reimbursement Accounts: Navigating Compliance LandminesPosted on 09-27-2017

By: Emily D. Zimmer and Lynne S. Wakefield , K&L Gates LLP. This article discusses how to design and operate compliant employer-sponsored health reimbursement accounts (HRAs) under the Internal Revenue Code (I.R.C.), with a particular focus on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA... Read More