Hurricane Maria relief: Extensions for employee benefit plans, participants & beneficiaries

IRS, the Department of Labor (DOL) and the Department of Health and Human Services (collectively, the Departments) have announced the extension of certain time-frames under ERISA (i.e., the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, P.L. 93-406) and the Code for group health plans, disability and other welfare plans, pension plans, participants and beneficiaries of these plans, and group health insurance issuers directly affected by Hurricane Maria. … Read More