Focus on . . . DOL Issues Guidance on Providing Investment Information to Pension Plan Participants
David A. Pratt
Albany Law School
Journal of Pension Benefits, Vol. 4, No. 1, p. 43, Autumn 1996
Employers that offer defined contribution plans are aware of the delicate balance between giving plan participants much-needed information about investing and offering them investment advice-the latter means additional fiduciary liability under ERISA for the employer. Now a Department of Labor draft interpretive bulletin helps employers negotiate this tricky area.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 8
Keywords: Department of Labor, pension plans, investment, ERISA
Date posted: September 26, 2009