Calendar 2017



January - 2017

12-14TIPS Midwinter Symposium on Insurance and
Employee Benefits

Hyatt Regency Coral Gables
Coral Gables, FL
19-21Tax 2017 Midyear Meeting 
Hilton Orlando Bonnett Creek
Orlando, FL

February - 2017

1-7ABA Midyear Meeting
Miami, FL
8-11Labor and Employment Law Employee Benefits Committee 2017 Midwinter Meeting
Hilton Hotel
Austin, TX


Did You Know... Unique State Employee Benefit and Employment Issues Webinar

March - 2017

8-1118th Annual Conference on Emerging Issues in Healthcare Law
Roosevelt New Orleans Waldorf Astoria Hotel
New Orleans, LA

April - 2017

6-8Business Law Spring Meeting
Hyatt Regency New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

An Independent Accountant's Role in the Annual Form 5500 Process Webinar


Hot Topics in Health and Welfare Plan Litigation Webinar

May - 2017

11-13Section of Taxation May Meeting
Grand Hyatt
Washington, DC
16Pay Me Now or Pay Me Later:  How Not to Run a Benefit Plan Webinar
20-21RPTE Spring Symposia & Leadership Meeting
Four Seasons Hotel
Denver, CO
24M&A Series Part 1:  Covenants and Post-Transaction Clean-Up Issues and Processes Webinar
25W-2 or 1099? Employee and Independent Contractor Issues – Views From the Government and Private Sector Webinar

June - 2017

ERISA Litigation National Institute
American Bar Association
Chicago, IL
Advanced ERISA Benefit Claims Litigation
American Bar Association
Chicago, IL
M&A Series Part 2:  The Due Diligence Process Webinar
Gearing Up in the Era of Increased HIPAA Enforcement and Cyber Security Threats - Lessons Learned and Practical Tips for Health Plans and Their Advisors Webinar
Employee Benefit Plans for Partnerships Webinar

July - 2017

Navigating DOL Investigations - Strategies from the Trenches in a Changing World Webinar
12M&A Series Part 3:  Last Minute Lessons for M&As: Tidbits gleaned from Litigation and Other New Developments Webinar
The Revised Disability Claims Regulations:  Where Are the Minefields? Webinar
Equity Compensation and Executive Compensation Issues for Partnerships and Other Privately Held Business Webinar

August - 2017

ABA Annual Meeting
New York Hilton Midtown
New York, NY
A Practical Plan-Sponsor's View of the Final Fiduciary Rule Webinar

September - 2017

7Cybersecurity: Data and Asset Protection Duties of ERISA Fiduciaries--A Free CLE Webinar

Tax & RPPT Joint Fall CLE Meeting
Hilton Austin
Austin, TX

Unauthorized Practice of Law – Issues for Employee Benefits Lawyers Webinar
Health and Welfare Benefit Plans
The Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City
Arlington, VA

October - 2017

3Opioid Addiction and Substance Abuse: What's a Plan to Do? Webinar
10Basics of Benefits Webinar (Free tuition if attending the ERISA Basics National Institute in October)
ERISA Basics National Institute
American Bar Association
Chicago, IL
30The Nuts and Bolts of Executive Compensation Webinar

November - 2017

6Fiduciary National Institute
Washington, DC
Sponsored by Fiduciary Resolutions and Steptoe & Johnson LLP
16Practical Issues for Section 403(b) and 457 Plans for Not-For-Profit, Governmental and Religious Organizations Part I Webinar Sponsored by Retirement Planology
21The ABC's of Prescription Benefit Managers and Drug Purchasing Coalitions Webinar
30Proposed New Audit Requirements for Employee Benefit Plans Webinar

December - 2017

5Ethical Considerations for the Employee Benefits Practitioner Webinar
7Proxy Season 2018: ISS, Pay Ratio and Other Hot Topics Webinar
14Cross Border Governance Audits Webinar Co-Sponsored by the CBA and ABA JCEB
19A Deeper Dive on 403(b) and 457 Plans for Not-For-Profit, Governmental and Religious Organizations Part II Webinar
Sponsored by
Retirement Planology