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Department Of Labor Provides Guidance On Fiduciary Rule Transition Period
On May 22, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor (the "DOL") released a new set of FAQs confirming that the compliance date for the fiduciary rule will remain June 9, 2017 (with compliance required...
United States
24 May 2017
Department Of Labor Adopts Temporary Non-Enforcement Policy For Fiduciary Rule
On March 10, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor (the "DOL") issued Field Assistance Bulletin No. 2017-01, announcing a temporary non-enforcement policy for non-compliance with its fiduciary rule.
United States
15 Mar 2017
Department Of Labor Proposes 60-Day Delay Of Fiduciary Rule
On March 1, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor (the "DOL") published a proposed rule that would delay the applicability date of its fiduciary rule from April 10, 2017 to June 9, 2017 (a 60-day delay).
United States
6 Mar 2017
President Signs Memorandum Requiring Further Review Of DOL Fiduciary Rule
On February 3, 2017, President Trump signed a presidential memorandum directing the U.S. Department of Labor (the "DOL") to examine its new fiduciary rule.
United States
16 Feb 2017
Sun Capital Partners On Remand: District Court Rules That Related Funds Formed A Partnership-In-Fact Engaged In A Trade Or Business
In a recent decision with important implications for private equity funds and their sponsors, the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts concluded that two private equity funds with the same sponsor, investing together in a distressed portfolio company, can be held liable for pension liabilities incurred by the company under ERISA.
United States
6 Apr 2016
DOL Proposes Sweeping Expansion Of Fiduciary-Duty Rules
Proposed new guidance from the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") would significantly alter the regulation of investment advice to employee plans and IRAs.
United States
22 Apr 2015
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