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Regulatory Update

ABA Joint Committee on Employee Benefits Virtual Employee Benefits Spring Update 2024

Online Event

Blank Rome senior counsel Daniel L. Morgan will serve as faculty for the American Bar Association (“ABA”) Joint Committee on Employee Benefits’ Virtual Employee Benefits Spring Update 2024, being held online on Wednesday, April 17, 2024.


The Virtual Employee Benefits Spring Update 2024 will address the impact of the newest litigation and regulatory changes and highlight other recent developments in employee benefits. As well as an ethics session, panels of experienced ERISA attorneys will discuss these changes and their impact on employers, participants, and plans.

Dan’s session, “Regulatory Update,” will take place from 1:15 to 3:30 p.m. EDT.


This session will feature agency representatives and practitioners providing an in-depth explanation of key recent employee benefits regulatory guidance, including guidance under Secure Act 2.0 by the IRS and Labor Department, the Labor Department’s proposed fiduciary rule, and repeal of the Association Health Plan regulations.


  • Moderator: Alan Tawshunsky, Program Co-Chair, Tawshunsky Law Firm PLLC
  • Timothy D. Hauser, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Program Operations, Employee Benefits Security Administration, U.S. Department of Labor
  • J. Mark Iwry, Nonresident Senior Fellow at The Brookings Institution, Visiting Scholar at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Daniel L. Morgan, Blank Rome LLP
  • Erin M. Sweeney, DLA Piper LLP (US)
  • Stephen B. Tackney, KPMG
  • Deborah Walker, Cherry Bekaert Advisory LLC

For more information and to register, please visit the event webpage.