May 15, 2018

Karen L. Handorf, Chair of Cohen Milstein’s Employee Benefits / ERISA practice, will be participating in two panel discussions at PLI’s “Pension Plan Investments 2018: Current Perspectives” seminar on May 15, 2018 at the Practising Law Institute, 1177 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY.

1) ERISA Litigation Review                                                                                           

  • Current DOL enforcement initiatives and recent litigation developments, with a focus on:
    • Welfare plan cases; and
    • The retail products market

2) Current ESOP Practice and Litigation

  • Fiduciary concerns in the private ESOP context
  • Recent ESOP DOL and private litigation
  • Settlements in Acosta v. First Bankers Tr. Servs., Inc., and Acosta v. BAT Masonry
  • Process steps for reliance on independent appraiser valuations

Additional information on the seminar and a link to the registration page can be found here.