EXCLUSIVES

More Diverse ERISA Litigation Expected in 2019

Reflecting on lessons learned this year, Jamie Fleckner, partner at Goodwin Procter, says cases still are growing more diverse in their claims and outcomes relative to earlier waves of retirement plan litigation.

Barry’s Pickings Online: A Burnt-Out Case

Michael Barry, president of October Three (O3) Plan Advisory Services LLC, discusses the multiemployer pension plan crisis, who may be to blame, and his views on writing off the multiemployer pension system.

K-12 403(b) Recordkeeping Requires a Number of Players

K-12 public school 403(b) plans haven’t changed as much as plans in other 403(b) market segments—mostly keeping the multiple-provider model—so they require unique recordkeeping solutions.

Barry’s Pickings: November 7—Five Good Questions

Michael Barry, president of October Three (O3) Plan Advisory Services LLC, points out that, while the candidates for the midterm elections are not spouting their views on retirement policy as part of their platforms, the results of the elections may indeed affect retirement policy.