As we all regroup from yet another successful PLUS Conference, I wanted to reflect on one of my favorite moments from this year’s event. As you all know, we were fortunate enough to have Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson – the renowned astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science communicator – address our group at our Thursday luncheon. I hope you got to see it. I have been coming to the PLUS Conference for 17 years now, and I thought it was one of the best presentations we’ve ever had – entertaining, engaging, relevant and extremely thought-provoking. Even better, at the [...]
This week's Fall Through the Cracks Friday is a bit different. Registration for the 2012 PLUS International Conference, November 7-9 in Chicago, opens on Monday, June 18. As a bonus to our loyal blog readers (that's you) we have opened registration early so you can reserve your spot to the 25th annual PLUS Conference today. Make your PLI colleagues jealous by registering for the PLUS International Conference before they can (unless you have them read the blog as well - we're OK with that). The event has compelling and engaging speakers scheduled to appear, including: • Dennis Miller, [...]
In this clip from the 2011 PLUS International Conference educational session entitled “Fiduciaries and 401(k) Fees - Do New Disclosure Rules Equal New Exposures?,” James Hynes, Esq. (Travelers), Jessica Lermond (Chartis Claims), and Gregory Braden, Esq. (Lewis & Bockius LLP) look at the differences in procedural and substantive prudence. PLUS members can view this entire educational session by visiting www.plusweb.org/education/multimedia. You must be a member and logged-in to the website to view the multimedia content. Other panelists at this session were: Andrea Lieberman (Marsh, Inc.), and Gary Gotto (Keller Rohrback).