Our Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation practice is proud to present a new “Benefits Guidance in the Time of COVID-19” webinar series. You can access these courses on your own schedule. Keep up to date with a range of benefits and compensation considerations, or obtain an overview of an important topic impacting your company.
In this segment, Christopher Lech, Associate in the Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation practice, in the New York office, presents on “Issues Facing Union Benefits and Multiemployer Plans.”
The employment implications of the COVID-19 pandemic may have significant consequences for employers that have obligations under collective bargaining agreements to contribute to multiemployer benefit plans. During this webinar, learn more about the public health emergency’s impact on the duty to bargain over mandatory subjects of bargaining, including health benefits and other employee benefits. This webinar also discusses multiemployer plan issues related to layoffs, furloughs, and other actions that may trigger withdrawal liability.