Juris Doctor 216-W2 OL: Employee Benefits Law
This course will survey the labor, employment, and tax rules affecting employee pension and profit sharing plans. By providing an overview of the framework of rules governing such plans, students will learn the basic tax, legal, business, and other issues that specifically affect retirement plans and participants' rights under such plans. Larger public policy issues to be discussed include the struggles of Social Security to remain solvent, the problems of aging and health care, retirement security and women, and changing retirement patterns. The course will also discuss other types of employee benefit plans, such as health and welfare plans and executive compensation plans.

Section Name: JD-216-W2
Departments: Juris Doctor
Academic Level: First Professional
Course Type:
Credits: 3
Books: To Be Determined