September 26-27, 2013

Louis Mazawey is co-planning Chair of the ALI CLE “Retirement, Deferred Compensation, and Welfare Plans of Tax-Exempt and Governmental Employers” conference on September 26-27, 2013 in Washington, DC. Topics to be covered include:

  • how to evaluate pros and cons of various options for Roth accounts under ATRA 2012 ¯ and how higher tax rates affect decisions
  • Supreme Court rulings on domestic partners: dissection and tips for how plan sponsors should respond
  • experience to date for 403(b) plans and qualified plans under the restated IRS correction programs
  • impact the IRS new volume submitter program will likely have on the marketplace
  • likely resolution of challenges to church plan status
  • new guidance from the IRS for church and governmental plans, including pick-ups and definitional issues
  • likely modifications of nonqualified plans in view of major expected IRS guidance on substantial risks of forfeiture
  • courts outlook on the changes driving governmental plans in the face of political and budget pressures
  • government regulators perspectives about the latest guidance on:
  • HIPAA privacy and security wellness programs
  • the employer shared responsibility penalty
  • minimum value
  • affordability
  • determining which employees are full-time
  • changes in special enrollment periods
  • elimination of pre-existing condition exclusions
  • impact on COBRA
  • health insurance marketplaces and the related notices
  • non-federal governmental plans opt-outs
  • coverage of clinical trials
  • how health savings accounts and health reimbursement accounts work with health reform

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