Pensions shake-up sparks legal warning
- AUTO-ENROLMENT The looming changes for employers are attracting a number of competitors to the government-backed Nest scheme. // People Management;Dec2011, p16
The article examines the impact on companies in Great Britain of a law which becomes effective in 2012 requiring firms to automatically enroll employees in pension plans. Competition offered to the government-sponsored Nest pension plan by pension trusts created by the financial services firms...
- TAX CASE REVIEW. Harper, Liz // Accountancy;Mar1997, Vol. 119 Issue 1243, p91
Focuses on the Pensions Act 1995 in Great Britain. Provisions of the law; Effect on pension scheme trustees.
- Retirement laws needed to stem tide of tribunals. Ball, Michael // Personnel Today;12/3/2002, p16
Reports on the importance of retirement laws in removing uncertainty and reducing the increasing number of tribunals in Great Britain. Benefits to employers from the laws; Proposal to change the Inland Revenue regulations preventing employees from pensions; Requirement for implementation of the...
- Opinion: Money Talks. Slavin, Laurence // GP: General Practitioner;2/15/2012, p22
In this article the author says that he considers the proposed industrial action over pensions is a fight not worth having. Neither over the issue itself, nor for the perception it will foster. He says that as far as he is concerned the next 'new contract' is the battle to fight.
- State Regulation of Managed Care and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act. Mariner, Wendy K. // New England Journal of Medicine;12/26/96, Vol. 335 Issue 26, p1986
Editorial. Focuses on the federal Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA). ERISA as adopted in 1974 to reform the management of voluntary pension plans by private employers; Number of Americans enrolled in health plans governed by ERISA; ERISA as being enacted to keep employees from...
- Japanese ERISA reform catalyst. Clowes, Michael J. // Pensions & Investments;3/5/2001, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p12
Editorial. Comments on the passage of Employee Retirement Income Security Act in Japan. Liberalization of investment rules on pension funds; Development of funded corporate pension systems; Increase in unfunded pension liabilities.
- New York State enacts workers' comp reforms. Leonard, Bill // HR Magazine;Nov96, Vol. 41 Issue 11, p8
Reports New York Governor George Pataki signed the New York Employment, Safety and Security Act to reform the state's compensation system. Importance of the law to the workers and employers; Implication of the law on the 1972 court decision on Dow versus Chemical Company.
- Last-ditch ERISA victory. Darby, Rose // Treasury & Risk Management;Oct96, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p9
Reports that a revised Employment Retirement Income Security (ERISA) Clarification Act was passed as a result of the lobbying efforts of employers and the Financial Executives Institute. Provisions of the original ECA; Lobbyists' failure to push for the reversal of provisions excusing insurers...
- Bill to help small firms mulled. Anand, Vineeta // Pensions & Investments;6/9/1997, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p38
Reports that the United States is considering drafting legislation which would amend the federal pension law to allow small investment advisers manage pension fund money, even if they are no longer registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. When the legislation is expected to...