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Plan providers and the beauty of a direct fee

For my first year of law school, I had a renowned criminal law professor. He had a penchant for ties and an odd love for Melrose Place (I was a Dallas guy myself). For his final law exam, the fact pattern for the final exam was based on Melrose Place. I though...

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The worst owner in. sports? It’s not even close

Ever since Donald Sterling was forced to sell the Los Angeles Clippers by the NBA for being a racist, there is a question as to who the worst owner in sports. Based on the city and history of the franchise, I don’t think it’s close. I believe James Dolan, ...

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That 401(k) Conference returns to the NY Metro area

It started June 2018 at CitiField, so it only feels right to bring it back home, almost. That 401(k)...

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The RFP Process has to be on the up and up

  Years ago, as a naïve associate at a semi-prestigious law firm (sorry Lois), I got the short...

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It’s a question of intent

I live in an unincorporated village on Long Island and I’m always amused by the people who want to...

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Something to augment what you do

As everyone knows, I’m not a big fan of payroll providers being third-party administrators, at lea...

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Acosta resigns, so what?

I’m sure that everyone knows that Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta resigned over the controvers...

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Say goodbye and get them out

When a participant of yours leaves or is let go, I think one of the most important things you can do...

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Watch your eligibility provision

Your plan’s eligibility provision is a big thing because it serves as a gatekeeper for which emplo...

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Don’t let consolidation scare the life out of you

When I travel to a stadium or a game, I’m a beer snob and I will walk around to find a beer that i...