Seyfarth Shaw is pleased to participate in Practicing Law Institute’s “ERISA Plan Investments in Financial Markets 2018: The Fundamentals,” taking place on Monday, March 19, 2018, in New York City.
This full-day course provides an in-depth look at the nuts and bolts of various financial instruments and investment vehicles and the ERISA issues that arise in connection with them. With each focusing on a different type of common plan investment, several panels of capital markets and ERISA experts will explore the interaction between ERISA and the Code and how financial products and markets actually work.
Howard Pianko, partner in Seyfarth’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Department, serves as the conference Co-Chair. Mr. Pianko will participate in a case study on “New Financial Products and ERISA Plan Investment Compliance – Bitcoins and Other Virtual Currencies.”
Linda Haynes, partner in Seyfarth’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Department and a member of the firm’s Institutional Investor Team, will participate in the panel, “Derivatives and other Financial Instruments.”
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