CARES Act

On March 27, 2020, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (“CARES Act”) became law. During its assembly, we heard from insiders regarding the possible inclusion of extensive reforms and relief for the US multiemployer defined-benefit system, yet no such provisions appear in the final Act. We will continue Read more…

Get on the Cromnibus

On December 16, 2014, President Obama signed a law comprising continuing resolution and omnibus funding provisions for the federal government [“Cromnibus”] that also included the Multiemployer Pension Reform Act of 2014 [“MEPRA14”]. MEPRA14 extends some of the previously sunsetting provisions of the Pension Protection Act of 2006 [“PPA”], offers some Read more…