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Council Materials

April 14, 2016 — Benefits Briefing Webinar Presentation Slides: Paid Leave & Challenges for Employers

April 12, 2016 — Council Letter to DOL/WHD Regarding Paid Sick Leave for Federal Contractors

March 10, 2016 — Council Letter to DOL Requesting Extension on Paid Leave NPRM

December 18, 2015 — Highlights from the Obama Administration’s October 2015 Regulatory Agendas and IRS Priority Guidance Plan

July 13, 2015 — Benefits Briefing Webinar Presentation Slides: Recent U.S. Supreme Court Activity and Implications for Employee Benefits

July 10, 2015 — Appendix to Council Letter to EBSA Requesting Clarification of Fiduciary Definition As it Applies to Health and Welfare Plans

July 10, 2015 — Appendix to Council Letter to EBSA Requesting Clarification of Fiduciary Definition As it Applies to Health and Welfare Plans

June 29, 2015 — presentation_bb_pbgc-early-warning063015.pdf

June 29, 2015 — presentation_bb_pbgc-early-warning063015.pdf

June 11, 2015 — Benefits Briefing Webinar Presentation Slides: DOL's Fiduciary Definition Proposal

June 11, 2015 — Benefits Briefing Webinar Presentation Slides: DOL's Fiduciary Definition Proposal

August 28, 2014 — Benefits Law Briefing Presentation Slides: Welfare Benefit Plans (Tara Schulstad Sciscoe & Christopher S. Sears, Ice Miller LLP)

July 10, 2013 — Benefits Law Briefing Presentation Slides: Fringe Benefits (Marianna Dyson and Michael Lloyd, Miller & Chevalier)

August 28, 2012 — Council Testimony to EAC Regarding Disability Insurance and Retirement Stability

November 10, 2016 — Council President James A. Klein’s memo to members: policy priorities will need to overcome partisan conflict
September 24, 2015 — Heller bill to repeal 40 percent ‘Cadillac tax’ critical for preservation of employer-sponsored health benefits
September 23, 2014 — American Benefits Council sets course for Year 2020 with strategic plan for health, retirement policy
September 23, 2014 — American Benefits Council sets course for Year 2020 with strategic plan for health, retirement policy
September 18, 2014 — American Benefits Council to unveil long-term strategic plan at Press Club media briefing, Will set forth vision for health, retirement benefits policy in year 2020
June 16, 2014 — Council promotes communications director, hires new communications assistant, plans enhanced outreach to members, lawmakers, general public