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ERISA 07.02.2022

Obligated To Mitigate Risks

  ERISA law experts continue to keep a close watch on how the Department of Labor’s 2021 cybersecurity guidance for employee retirement plans is playing out in audits and court rooms across the country. The…
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Obligated To Mitigate Risks
ERISA 07.02.2022

Optimism: Five Years Out?

  What’s ahead for retirement plans? While there’s lots of worry about cybersecurity, plan leakage, and, the lingering impact of the current tsunami of ERISA litigation, industry experts see bright spots when looking ahead. More…
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Optimism: Five Years Out?
ERISA 06.16.2022

Greenwashing?

  False and exaggerated information about the environmental, social and governance (ESG) merits of investment options have gotten the attention of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Plan sponsors: are you sure you know what’s…
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Greenwashing?
Insurance 06.12.2022

The Most Common Types of Cyberattacks Plaguing SMBs An How to Protect Against Them

w_cyba138_60   By Richard Clarke, Chief Insurance Officer, Colonial Surety The media landscape is dominated by headlines like this “Hackers Target Cryptocurrency Companies in HubSpot Data Breach” and this “Microsoft confirms it was breached by…
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The Most Common Types of Cyberattacks Plaguing SMBs An How to Protect Against Them
ERISA 06.10.2022

Blame: How About The Plan Sponsor?

  A rising market is no longer a sure bet—and that, of course, makes retirement plan participants uneasy. It’s human nature to look for someone to blame for losses. When retirement is not secure, who’s…
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Blame: How About The Plan Sponsor?
Fidelity Bonds 05.11.2022

Motion To Dismiss?

Denied! That’s what’s happening in federal courts across the country as retirement plan sponsors struggle with defense against fiduciary breach allegations based on claims of excessive fees. An analysis by Bloomberg Law reveals that for…
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Motion To Dismiss?
Fidelity Bonds 05.11.2022

Retirement Plan Documents

  Best practices related to company sponsored retirement plan documents include carefully saving all plan documents for the life of the plan, adhering to the terms described in the plan documents, and keeping records that…
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Retirement Plan Documents
Fidelity Bonds 05.05.2022

ERISA Penalties: Adjusted for Inflation

  Issuing required notices and filing reports—within the mandated timeframes—are among the ongoing duties of plan sponsors. Tardiness and other oversights are damaging, with consequences ranging from lawsuits on behalf of participants, to regulatory audits,…
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ERISA Penalties: Adjusted for Inflation
Fidelity Bonds 05.05.2022

Managing The Investment Menu: Layering

  As the investment options offered to retirement plan participants continue to undergo intense examination in the face of a swell of lawsuits, experts encourage plan sponsors to consider “layering.” Effective layering on investment menus…
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Managing The Investment Menu: Layering