Employee Benefits

Tax Update Seminar Planned in LR for Nov. 6


Friday, Eldredge & Clark, LLP will host its annual Tax Update Seminar in Little Rock on Tuesday, Nov. 6  from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. at the UA Little Rock Bowen School of Law. This one-day comprehensive program highlights the most important and up-to-date information on tax law. 

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Jeremiah Wood Speaks at National BKD Leadership Conference


Jeremiah D. Wood spoke to BKD’s leaders at its 2018 Leadership Conference that was held July 11-13 in Indianapolis, IN.

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Attorney Alex Ifrah Talks About the Benefits of 401(k) Auto Enrollment


Attorney Alexandra Ifrah talks to Arkansas Business about the benefits of automatic enrollment of employees in 401(k) plans. The strategy, which is a trend nationwide, can help companies in several ways.

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DOL’s Final Rule on Disability Claim Procedures Takes Effect


By Jeremiah D. Wood

April 1, 2018 marked the start date for employee benefit plans to comply with a final regulation under ERISA for claims related to disability benefits or disability determinations when the employee benefit plan makes its own determination as to whether a participant is disabled.

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Jeremiah Wood Speaks on Common Plan Errors at ASCPA Conference


Attorney Jeremiah Wood spoke earlier today at the ASCPA 2018 Employee Benefits Conference in Little Rock. The all-day event featured speakers focused on educating attendees on plan audits, errors, management, fees and other related topics.

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