At The Podium

Using Bread Crumbs to Find Your Way Back Out of the Jungle

Date: August 30, 2017

Event: HoganTaylor 2017 Employee Benefit Plan Update Seminar

Venue: Renaissance Tulsa Hotel & Convention Center

Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma

While speaking at the 2017 Employee Benefit Plan Update Seminar sponsored by HoganTaylor, McAfee & Taft employee benefits attorney Brandon Long assists employers in identifying who their plan fiduciaries are, reviews the essential duties of such individuals, and discusses the key takeaways from recent lawsuits in which plan sponsors were sued for breaches of fiduciary duties. The presentation includes a discussion of what clues (or “bread crumbs”) plan sponsors should be looking out for in order to avoid plan violations and litigation.

Other topics include:

  • New Internal Revenue Service guidance regarding hardship distributions
  • Documentation needed for participant loans
  • Current developments in the employee benefits industry

The HoganTaylor 2017 Employee Benefit Plan Update Seminar features a nationally acclaimed team of ERISA experts to discuss current challenges and complexities of today’s benefit plan environment. The seminar provides practical illustrations and an overview of issues and trends currently impacting employee benefit plans while providing useful information to understand the various compliance requirements in the administration and oversight of employee benefit plans.


Brandon P. Long