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SEC’s Proposed CEO Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule: What You Need to Know

On September 18, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released its proposal for additional executive compensation disclosure that, if adopted, will require U.S. domestic public companies to calculate and...more

9/27/2013 - CEOs Disclosure Requirements Dodd-Frank Executive Compensation Pay Ratio Proposed Regulation SEC Transparency

U.S. Employee Benefit Plans Must Comply with Supreme Court’s DOMA Decision: What to Do Now and What Is Still Undecided

When the United States Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) provision defining marriage under federal law as between a man and a woman, the decision had broad implications for U.S. employee benefit...more

7/9/2013 - 401k Civil Unions DOMA Domestic Partnership Employee Benefits ERISA Health Insurance Healthcare HIPAA Marriage Retroactive Application Same-Sex Marriage SCOTUS Title VII US v Windsor

U.S. Healthcare News: Employer Mandate Delayed until 2015

Employers who do not currently offer health insurance to employees or who were considering dropping insurance due to new restrictions under the 2010 Affordable Care Act have a lot more time to prepare for compliance....more

7/5/2013 - Affordable Care Act Employee Benefits Employer Mandates Full-Time Employees Health Insurance Individual Mandate Small Business

NYSE and NASDAQ Listing Standards for Compensation Committees and Compensation Advisers Approved By SEC

On January 11, 2013, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved the New York Stock Exchange’s (NYSE) and the NASDAQ Stock Market’s (NASDAQ) listing standards relating to the independence of compensation...more

1/29/2013 - Compensation Committee Independence Rules Listing Standards Nasdaq NYSE SEC

U.S. Pension ruling offers relief to private equity funds

In a recent blog post, Carol Buckmann wrote about a decision from a federal district court judge in Massachusetts calling into question a 2007 advisory opinion from the U.S. Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC)....more

11/26/2012 - PBGC

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