ERISA Update: Retirement and Health Plans
By J. Mark Poerio and Eric R. Keller
Summarized in this alert are a broad spectrum of recent court decisions and governmental developments relating to ERISA plans. These developments have a common thread in that they suggest material, though in many cases minor, changes that plan sponsors should consider for their retirement and health plans (see the boxes below for precise actions that are worth considering in 2006). More detailed information about any item is available from our ERISA attorneys listed below.