66th Annual Employee Benefits Conference—Special Sessions for Attorneys Schedule and Handouts

All times listed are in Eastern Time.

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Session handouts will be available to registered attendees Tuesday, October 27, 2020 through Thursday, December 31, 2020.

Friday, November 13

10:00 AM – 11:15 AM

VA01  Part I: Accommodating COVID-19

Allison A. Madan Panelist
Principal
Slevin & Hart, P.C.
Washington, D.C.

Scott D. Newsom Panelist
Partner
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Toledo, OH

Travis J. Ketterman, GBA, GBA Panel Facilitator
Partner
McGann, Ketterman & Rioux
Chicago, IL

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected how employee benefit plans operate, from coverage challenges to the cost of testing. In Part I of Accommodating COVID-19, a panel of experts will discuss:

  • Benefits coverage—Holes in coverage and how to help affected individuals
  • COVID-19 testing
    • In what situations will it be used?
    • Who pays?
  • Range of costs associated with personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Lessons from CARES Act distributions.
(#42—Fund Advisors - Attorneys)

11:30 AM – 12:45 PM

VA02  WORKSHOP—Part II: Accommodating COVID-19

Allison A. Madan Panelist
Principal
Slevin & Hart, P.C.
Washington, D.C.

Scott D. Newsom Panelist
Partner
Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick, LLP
Toledo, OH

Travis J. Ketterman, GBA, GBA Panel Facilitator
Partner
McGann, Ketterman & Rioux
Chicago, IL

In Part II of Accommodating COVID-19, the panel answers your questions about the current legal and regulatory environment and opens up the floor to conference attendees on discussion topics including:

  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) issues
  • Groups that need assistance
  • Creative solutions to new problems.
(#42—Fund Advisors - Attorneys)