Insuring our Troops: USERRA and Benefit Plans

First, please consider a few numbers: 2,200. 211,000. 6,150,000. These are dollar amounts representing settlement costs for employers who were sued by the Department of...

Severance Plan Alert: Is ERISA Compliance Required?

In a recent ruling, the Second Circuit determined that an employer’s “severance plan” was subject to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). Okun, M.D....

Attract and Retain Talent Through Work-Life Balance

John Lennon once said, “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” When life happens to your employees, supporting them in...

Jury Duty

Our general counsel was called to serve one year of grand jury service. I would like to determine how we should support him in this effort,...

Survey News

What Happens with My Data After I Submit Them?Have you ever wondered why there is such a gap of time between the questionnaire due date...