Representation of a public company in the spin-off of a new public company and assist the companies in the establishment of all employee benefit plans for the new public company, including defined benefit plans, defined contribution plans, executive compensation plans and welfare benefit plans.
We have represented several companies in contested matters with the PBGC in federal district court, in bankruptcy court, and before the PBGC Appeals Board, challenging claims for unfunded benefit liabilities, claims for “cessation of operations” liability under ERISA 4062(e), and other matters.
Assisted a public company in an overhaul and redesign of its equity compensation plans, including consolidation of various plans
Assisted a public company to design and implement an executive transition program for its CEO and other key executives in connection with the CEO’s retirement. Working with the board and management, we proposed a structure that balanced the needs of the company and the concerns of the investment community.
Advising private equity firm with $100 million under management on design and administration of equity compensation plans for portfolio companies.
U.S. News-Best Lawyers Names McGuireWoods ‘Law Firm of the Year’ for Banking & Finance Law
November 2, 2018
McGuireWoods’ Skip Fox Named President of American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
March 12, 2018
McGuireWoods Advises Dominion Energy In $14.6 Billion Merger with SCANA Corporation
January 4, 2018
IRS Proposes Changes to Hardship Distribution Regulations
November 26, 2018
IRS Updates Retirement Plan Correction Program
October 8, 2018
Third Parties Face Pension Liability Under Controlled-Group and Successorship Theories
September 18, 2018
IRS Releases New Guidance on Section 162(m) Covered Employees and Grandfathering Rules
August 27, 2018
IRS Proposes Regulations on New Section 199A Passthrough Deduction
August 17, 2018