Proskauer Benefits Brief: Legal Insight on Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
Episode 25: Key Contractual Provisions for Employers to Incorporate in Documents with Confidentiality Covenants

Episode 25: Key Contractual Provisions for Employers to Incorporate in Documents with Confidentiality Covenants

May 22, 2019

In this episode of The Proskauer Brief, Kate Napalkova, special employee benefits and executive compensation counsel, and associate Oleg Zakatov discuss potential pitfalls that lurk in employment agreements and other employee compensation arrangements. Specifically, they will focus on key contractual provisions that employers should incorporate into any document that includes a confidentiality covenant. Employers should be sure to tune in to see why involving your in-house team and outside executive compensation and employment counsel to regularly audit employment agreements, employee handbooks, independent confidentiality and IP assignment agreements, and other company policies is always a good idea.

Episode 24: Plan Assets Exceptions for Private Investment Funds

Episode 24: Plan Assets Exceptions for Private Investment Funds

May 13, 2019

In this episode of the Proskauer Benefits Brief, partner Ira Bogner and senior counsel Adam Scoll provide an overview of the plan assets exceptions for private investment funds, and discuss why such plan assets exceptions matter to private investment fund managers that might want to accept investments from ERISA-covered plans. Given that compliance with a plan assets exception may prove to be quite complex, they highly recommend that private investment fund managers consult with experienced ERISA legal counsel during all phases of their fund formation and fundraise, and Proskauer is always here to help in that regard. Be sure to tune in to this episode.