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2011-06-09 15:02:17

A recent U.S. Supreme Court decision could have a great deal of significance for employees and retirees with a private pension plan, a University of Illinois elder law expert says.

2010-01-11 15:16:00

BOSTON, Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Edward M. Lynch, Jr., AIFA was named as one of the 40 Most Influential Retirement Plan Advisors in the U.S. in a recent poll.

2008-10-13 15:00:23

To: BUSINESS EDITORS Contact: Ed Emerman for Watson Wyatt Worldwide, +1-609-275-5162, eemerman@eaglepr.com; or Steve Arnoff of Watson Wyatt Worldwide, +1- 703-258-7634, steven.arnoff@watsonwyatt.com WASHINGTON, Oct.

2008-07-31 03:00:35

By Turner, John A Many of our social and employee benefit policies were designed for an era when people had shorter life expectancy and employers had a large cohort of younger workers to replace those retiring.

2006-04-06 18:19:45

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. congressional negotiators are considering an option that would give companies struggling to fund pensions more time to do so, House Republican Leader John Boehner said on Thursday.

2005-11-04 18:48:58

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Workers generally lose retirement benefits when employers switch from traditional pensions to cash balance plans, a congressional study released on Friday said.

2005-09-08 18:55:56

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON, Sept 8 - The federal agency that insures private pensions would be able to cut deals with individual companies granting more time to pay pension liabilities under a bill approved by a Senate panel on Thursday.

2005-07-21 13:55:09

By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senate legislation to strengthen the private pension system is unlikely to give financially struggling airlines more than 15 years to stretch out their pension payments -- a decade less than they have sought, finance committee aides said on Thursday.

2005-06-29 06:02:12

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - House Republicans have agreed on aproposal aimed at eliminating the legal limbo surrounding "cashbalance" pension plans, and will include it in legislationexpected to advance on Wednesday, an aide said.

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