Pension Reform and Bankruptcy
A number of large pension plans have terminated under financial distress, dwindling retiree benefits and causing massive deficits for the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation. The continued erosion of pension funds looms as a major concern for Congress, companies in financial distress, workers and taxpayers.
Panelists include top experts in bankruptcy, labor and pension law: Vince Snowbarger, Assistant Executive Director, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation ( Washington, D.C.), Hon. William T. Bodoh of Frost Brown Todd LLC ( Columbus, Ohio), Mary Lou Savage Senior Benefits Attorney at the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA and Robin E. Phelan of Haynes and Boone LLP (Dallas).