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This month’s Pensions Matter provides an overview of key pension cases and their practical implications.
Pensions Matter — April 2014: the Pensions Regulator publishes further guidance on asset-backed arrangements download
Guidance from the Pensions Regulator (TPR) on asset-backed arrangements confers the steps TPR considers trustees should take before entering into such an arrangement.
George Osborne has announced significant changes for pensions in regard to members of DC schemes in connection with when they can access their pension savings.
HMRC has published its first in a series of Countdown Bulletins to assist employees, trustees and their advisers.
Case law round-up — Pensions Matter, March 2014... an overview of key pension cases and their practical implications download
In McCoy, it was held to be reasonable for the trustees of a SIPP to require the beneficiary of a lump-sum death benefit to complete a form of discharge prior to paying out the discretionary benefit.
Steve Webb has confirmed that the government is ‘actively exploring’ if it can amend the Pension Protection Fund (PPF) legislation in regard to employer insolvency.
The DWP has published a report that highlights the areas it believes have a strong case for an exemption from auto-enrolment duties for certain employees.
The government has now confirmed that ‘protected persons’ will not be prejudiced by the statutory override contained in the Pensions Bill.
Belief in ‘democratic socialism’ can amount to a philosophical belief for the purpose of a religion or belief discrimination download
Mr Olivier believed that the Labour party was more than just a political party but that it enshrined a set of core beliefs amounting to ‘democratic socialism’.
It has been a long time coming, but the new TUPE regulations are now finalised and set to take effect from 31 January 2014.
The UK Supreme Court has overruled the Court of Appeal and held that held that the cost of complying with a Financial Support Direction or Contribution Notice was not to be classed as a ‘liquidation expense’.
Local government pension schemes need to be mindful of the legal framework governing what and how they can invest.
Walker Morris has advised Cott Developments on its acquisition of Calypso Soft Drinks.
Walker Morris’s legislation tracker sets out employment law changes in chronological order.
Walker Morris has been appointed to the West Yorkshire Legal Services Framework.
This determination demonstrates the difficulties involved for employers in ill-health applications.
Order for ‘serial rectification’ of pension deeds is a practical lesson for employers and trustees.
Walker Morris has advised Capita on the pensions aspect of Northgate Managed Services acquisition.