EBIA Weekly Newsletter

EBIA Has the Compliance Resources You’re Looking For


   May 25, 2017

Whether you are following the latest developments or need a resource for the ongoing compliance questions that come across your desk, EBIA has what you need. Here are some highlights of what we’ve added lately to our COBRA and Consumer-Driven Health Care publications: COBRA. We have updated our discussion of the … Read More


Providing Voluntary Separation Agreements to Some Employees Did Not Create an Informal ERISA Severance Plan


   May 25, 2017

Mance v. Quest Diagnostics Inc., 2017 WL 684711 (D. N.J. 2017) Available at https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/USCOURTS-njd-2_12-cv-07361/pdf/USCOURTS-njd-2_12-cv-07361-1.pdf A sales manager sued her former employer following her involuntary termination of employment, asserting that she was entitled to severance benefits because the employer’s practice of providing voluntary separation agreements (VSAs) to some departing employees created an … Read More


It’s Not Too Late! Register Today for EBIA Seminars, Advanced Conference, and May & June Webinars From Checkpoint Learning!


   May 18, 2017

The EBIA Advanced Cafeteria Plans and Benefits Conference is only a few weeks away! Join us in beautiful La Jolla, CA, July 12–14, for the latest scoop on “repeal and replace” efforts, hot topics for administering account-based plans, plan design trends, advanced COBRA issues, and much more! Our intermediate-level EBIA Seminars—happening … Read More