GMP equalisation - Richard Hitchcock QC, Outer Temple Chambers
What is the correct approach - legal and practical - to unresolved GMP problems, such as (1) pensions tax implications, (2) gaps in data and (3) revisiting past activity?
Box Clever - Nicholas Stallworthy QC, Outer Temple Chambers
How has judicial guidance in the Box Clever case changed existing thinking on reasonableness and financial support directions?
Why does it matter and why is it so significant for practice?
Pension Schemes Bill - Raquel Agnello QC, Erskine Chambers
How do you control - and overcome - the risk to clients of the Regulator's beefed up powers: (1) imposing criminal sanctions, (2) extending CNs and (3) requiring a statement of intent?
Scheme governance - Mark Grant, CMS
What are the latest Pensions Ombudsman's cases revealing about good practice and bad practice in scheme administration and trustee decision-making and the available remedies and defences?
Trustee duties - Henry Legge QC, 5 Stone Buildings
Is there a shift in the wind over the duties owed by trustees to scheme employers and scheme beneficiaries following the KeyMed litigation?
What should trustees be doing to mitigate risk?
Unmarried partners - Katherine Apps, 39 Essex Chambers
In light of Parris, Brewster and Langford, when can schemes lawfully treat unmarried partners differently from spouses or civil partners?
How is market practice changing?
tPR Powers - Mark Grant, CMS (Pensions Law, London, 14.05.2019) What is the scope and effect of tPR anti-avoidance and supervision powers and how may they change, e.g. s231, s72, notifiable events and moral hazard: (1) information gathering, (2) process and jurisdictional issues and (3) other practicalities?
Overpayments and underpayments - Keith Rowley QC, Radcliffe Chambers (Pensions Law, London, 14.05.2019) How does Burgess v BIC reconcile with Webber v DoE (No 2) & (No 3)? What are the practical consequences of the Lloyds Bank case? How are the courts approaching PA 95 sections 91 and 92?