xxix, 531 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
9781531014629 (paperback) 1531014623 (paperback) 9781531014636 (ebook)
Understanding series (New York, N.Y.)
"This book is designed to provide readers with a broad overview and understanding of a vast and complex area of the law. The book begins with a detailed table of contents and has many charts and diagrams to provide readers with a general understanding of the law. The book provides many examples to help readers understand how the law applies to concrete factual situations. The book also includes an extensive set of footnotes with citations that refer readers to additional sources that they can consult for further study of the law. The book provides a broad overview our nation's employment-based health care system and the Affordable Care Act and its effect on employer-provided health care plans"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Pension plans Welfare plans Plan operation Regulation of pension plans Fiduciary standards Civil enforcement ERISA preemption Nondiscrimination rules for qualified plans Tax rules governing pension plans Plan termination Appendix A. ERISA Appendix B. Economic effect of favorable tax treatment accorded qualified plans Appendix C. Safe and unsafe harbor percentages.