Catalogue 2019 - 2020

LAW 616 Employee Benefits Law



Course Description

Today more than ever employee benefits issues are part of the everyday practice of law. This course provides a historical background of Employee Benefits Law and the regulation of Employee Benefit Plans, including ERISA. The course will explore current employee benefits law and public policy issues, federal tax policy and employee benefit plans, and the scope and cost of Retirement and Health Care Plan Coverage including a review of Federalism and Preemption of State Law.