Focus on . . . Default Investments and Section 404(C)
David A. Pratt
Albany Law School
Journal of Pension Benefits, Vol. 14, No. 3, p. 43, Spring 2007
ERISA Section 404(c) protects retirement plan fiduciaries from liability for the consequences of investment decisions made by plan participants or beneficiaries. The DOL and PPA have expanded such protections. Related topics covered in this article include qualified default investment alternatives and automatic enrollment programs, blackout periods, mapping, and preemption.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 7
Keywords: ERISA Section 404(c), retirement
Date posted: July 14, 2009