September 21st, 2018
Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) sent a letter to Government Accountability Office (GAO) requesting a study on the QDRO process.
September 18th, 2018
The legislation would strengthen consumer protections, improve access to retirement savings plans for part-time workers, help increase women’s financial literacy, and give specific support to low-income women and survivors of domestic abuse.
December 27th, 2017
Although the case involves an employer-provided life insurance plan, it has lessons for what constitutes a QDRO for all ERISA plans.
July 9th, 2015
Appeals court rules on the validity of certain posthumous
qualified domestic relations orders, and whether divorce settlement agreements
qualify as or supersede QDROs.
May 30th, 2014
May 30, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – When it comes to qualified domestic relations orders (QDROs), plan sponsors and recordkeepers need to head off potential issues before they become larger problems.
May 23rd, 2014
May 23, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) — The Alaska Supreme Court ruled unmarried domestic partners have a right to some retirement benefits via a qualified domestic relations order (QDRO).
January 14th, 2014
January 14, 2014 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – Plan Sponsor Advisors (PSA) released a fully outsourced solution that manages qualified domestic relations orders (QDRO) for retirement plan fiduciaries.
August 5th, 2013
August 5, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – A federal appeals court affirmed the dismissal of a lawsuit against Fidelity Management Trust Company regarding excessive fees.
July 18th, 2013
18, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – The recent ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act
(DOMA) will impact employer-provided benefits in a number of different ways.
July 5th, 2013
July 5, 2013 (PLANSPONSOR.com) – A federal judge ruled that an ex-wife was entitled to a subsidy for early retirement provided by her ex-husband's plan as part of a qualified domestic relations order (QDRO).