Tag: ERISA

ING Facing Revenue Sharing Suit

Healthcare Strategies Inc. is accusing ING Life Insurance and Annuity Company of violating the prohibited transaction rules of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).

Trends and Implications of Upcoming Regulations

Speaking on a Webcast sponsored by Principal Financial Group, James Delaplane, a partner at Davis & Harman LLP, examined the three major regulations coming out of Washington this year, and identified recurring trends they share and what implications they will have for financial professionals.  

RadioShack Settlement Deemed Fair

A federal judge in Texas gave final approval to a $2.4-million settlement of a class-action suit against RadioShack for breaching its fiduciary duty.

What's in Store for 2011

Laying it all out on the table, PLANSPONSOR and PLANADVISER’s Editor-in-Chief, Nevin E. Adams, opened the first Virtual PLANADVISER National Conference (VPANC) by outlining the top 10 trends most likely to impact the retirement industry this year.  

IMHO: Making a List

Believe it or not, PLANADVISER Magazine is five years old this year.

 

Court OKs Class Actions for ERISA Cases

A federal appellate court has ruled that it can be appropriate for a class of defined contribution plan participants to sue for relief under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).