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Time Warner Settles Temp Suit with DOL

November 17, 2000 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Time Warner has settled a lawsuit with the Department of Labor for $5.5 million. The DOL had alleged that Time had illegally denied...
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PBGC Picks Up More Steel Pensions

September 5, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) has taken over the underfunded pension plans of bankrupt Northwestern Steel and Wire Co.
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IRS Issues EGTRRA Sample Amendments

September 5, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Good as its word, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has issued sample plan amendments for the pension provisions of EGTRRA, the Economic Growth...
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MSAs May Get New Lease On "Life"

April 5, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.COM) - Small business owners and entrepreneurs might have reason to be optimistic about the future of Medical Savings Accounts (MSA), thanks to new legislation...
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Pa. Finds No ERISA Preemption for HMO

April 5, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - In a decision likely to rekindle controversy over healthcare decisions, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court found that a state medical negligence claim was not...
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Ergonomics Challenge Looms

March 5, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - A resolution opposing new ergonomics standards from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) could come up for a vote as early as...
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Railway Retirement Bill Steams Ahead

December 4, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - The railway retirement bill, which would let the federally administered railroad pension system redirect some of its assets from Treasury bonds to equities,...
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School District Settles Age Bias Case

October 4, 2001(PLANSPONSOR.com) - The Coatesville Area School District in Philadelphia has agreed to a settlement of over $475,000 in an age discrimination suit brought by the US...
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Modified Boehner Bill Heads For House Vote

October 4, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.com) ? The full House Education & the Workforce Committee approved the Retirement Security Act (H.R. 2269) yesterday, incorporating several new suggestions from committee members...
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Congress To Consider "Fair Care"

April 4, 2001 (PLANSPONSOR.com) - Bills have been introduced in the House and Senate that would provide tax credits to help uninsured Americans obtain health insurance.