Joint Committee on Employee Benefits (JCEB)

The JCEB is the central and dedicated ABA provider and coordinator of employee benefits in-person and virtual CLE programs, webinars, and Passport Subscription Program.

Employee Benefits Passport

To access - for one low price - all of the JCEB’s webinars and get a 25% discount to attend any or all of the renowned JCEB National Institutes (in-person and virtual), subscribe to the Employee Benefits Passport.

ERISA Fiduciary Basics

January 21, 2021

ERISA comprehensively regulates fiduciary conduct und pension and welfare plans for the employees of private U.S. companies. Our panel will take us through ERISA's general prudence and other fiduciary principles, the rules governing prohibited transactions (including under corresponding provisions of the tax code), the "plan assets" regulation that controls whether an entity may be considered to be subject to ERISA by virtue of plan investment, and the trust, "indicia", bonding, and exculpation rules.

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A View From the Hill

February 9, 2021

This panel of health and welfare policy experts will share their insider insights and views on proposed and pending legislation and other happenings on the Hill while providing some thoughts on what may happen next.

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Essentials for the Benefits Practitioner: Experts' Guide to Employee Benefits Research

February 25, 2021

The difference between a competent employee benefits lawyer and an expert often is nothing more than knowing where to look for answers. This panel of experts will reveal where they look - not just the statute and regulations but legislative materials, preambles, Q&A compilations, Advisory Opinions, Private Letter Rulings, Revenue Procedures, Notices, FAQs, web sites, blogs and other secondary sources.

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Practice Forward Amid COVID-19

Move your practice and the legal profession forward during the pandemic and beyond with continually updated tools and resources.

ERISA Basics National Institute

Fall 2021

Join us for this timely opportunity to brush up on ERISA basics or give your new and fall associates a comprehensive introduction to the complex world of ERISA and employee benefits law.

Advanced ERISA Litigation Seminar

Fall 2021

Join us for this virtual program designed to focus on advanced ERISA topics to include mediation, health and welfare plan litigation and cases at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Reach Your Market and Generate New Business

As the ABA’s leading provider and coordinator of educational programming for employee benefits, deferred compensation and ERISA attorneys and professionals, you can reach your target audience and expand your network and profile by becoming a sponsor of the JCEB or any of its National Institutes, webinars or other programs. By sponsoring the JCEB or any of its programs, you can connect with thousands of employee benefits and executive compensation attorneys around the country, including those key decision makers that will help you gain greater market share.

JCEB and Federal Agency Technical Sessions

Agency Meetings

Each May the JCEB meets with federal agencies (IRS/Treasury, DOL, HHS, CMS, PBGC, EEOC and SEC) to discuss issues of interest to employee benefits practitioners. Check here to download past and new reports that have been compiled following these meetings for free. If you wish to attend any of these meetings, join a Sponsoring Section and ask how you can get involved or attend.

Reports are - Available to the Public

Contact the JCEB

1050 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 400 / Washington, DC 20036 / Phone: (202) 662-8641

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