Publications and Upcoming Conferences


A Litigation Perspective on the DOL Proposal to Expand the Fiduciary Definition
BNA Pension & Benefits Daily
February 28, 2011
Authors: James O. Fleckner, Lisa M. LoGerfo

Upcoming Conferences

16th Annual ALI-ABA Advanced Conference on Insurance and Financial Services Litigation
May 5-6, 2011
Washington, D.C.

Jamie Fleckner  will present at this ALI-ABA conference on ERISA litigation. This conference covers the latest developments and trends in litigation involving the insurance and financial services industries. A faculty of experts focuses on changes affecting the marketing, sale and administration of financial and insurance products, including annuities, life insurance, variable products, retirement plan contracts, mutual funds, health insurance, disability insurance, long term care, and other consumer and commercial financial and insurance products.

Collective Trusts in Retirement Plans 
May 31, 2011

Jamie Fleckner Tom LaFond and Scott Webster will serve as faculty members for this Strafford Publications teleconference, which will focus on the legal requirements and regulatory landscape for collective investment trusts and the impact of recent ERISA litigation on collective investment trusts.

2011 Plan Sponsor National Conference
June 14-16, 2011
Chicago, IL

Jamie Fleckner  will present at this annual conference  covering a variety of topics focused on helping companies build a better retirement plans. Jamie will speak on the “So Sue Me” panel, which will discuss litigation trends affecting the retirement industry.