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District Court Strikes Down Association Health Plan Rule

May 16, 2019

On March 29, 2019, a judge in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia issued a ruling striking down the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Association Health Plan (AHP) rule.

Treasury/IRS Release Policy Statement on the Tax Regulatory Process

April 18, 2019

On March 5, 2019, the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released a Policy Statement announcing the procedures and conventions that they intend to follow regarding the issuance of regulatory and subregulatory guidance.

Summary of Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 (the "SECURE Act")

April 18, 2019

On April 2, 2019, the House Ways and Means Committee favorably voted out the "Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019" (the "SECURE Act").

House Financial Services Subcommittee Holds Hearing on SEC Best Interest Proposal

April 18, 2019

On March 14, 2019, the House Committee on Financial Services’ Subcommittee on Investor Protection, Entrepreneurship and Capital Markets held a hearing entitled, “Putting Investors First? Examining the SEC’s Best Interest Rule.”

Department of Labor Proposes New Overtime Rule

April 18, 2019

On March 22, 2019, the Department of Labor (DOL) published a proposal to raise the standard overtime salary level from $23,660 per year to $35,308 per year.