Federal Bar Association

Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation

What are the employee benefits and executive compensation changes that took effect with the new tax bill? Speakers with extensive litigation and finance experience will take a deep dive into tax reform at the 42nd Annual Tax Law Conference on March 9, 2018. Learn about the latest material executive compensation and employee benefits-related provision changes.  Join the Federal Bar Association Section on Taxation at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C. for the Tax Law Conference.  Register on or before January 26, 2018 at www.fedbar.org/taxlaw18 to take advantage of early bird rates.

Employees are often a company’s most valuable assets. To help your clients retain the ones they have, and attract the ones their business needs, it is imperative to help them offer the right compensation and benefit programs that comply with federal and state laws, regulations, and court decisions. Learn about tax, securities, and corporate laws impacting executive compensation and other employee benefit plans.

Navigating an increasingly complex tax law scheme is not a simple task.  Notable speakers from the IRS, Treasury Department, Department of Justice, White House, and Congress will be on hand at the 2018 Tax Law Conference to examine important tax developments and policy issues.  This one-day event is capped by an evening presentation of the prestigious Kenneth H. Liles Award for Distinguished Service to an eminent tax practitioner in recognition of his or her commitment and dedication to upholding the highest standards of the practice. Ethics, CLE, and CPE credit will be available.

Explore best practices for advising investors, employers, and boards of directors on the design, drafting, implementation, communication, and operation of employee benefit plans and executive compensation packages.

The experienced tax lawyers, financial experts, and judges at the Tax Law Conference will provide up-to-date substantive tax experience and review the latest tax law controversies. Conference speakers are employee benefits and executive compensation lawyers who regularly address clients’ compensation and benefits concerns and needs. They have worked for publicly traded, Fortune 500 corporations and privately held companies.

The complexity surrounding executive compensation arrangements and employee benefits plans continues to grow. Attendees of the Tax Law Conference will gain valuable insight regarding the unfolding legal, tax, and business changes.

Learn how to help your clients’ compensation and benefits packages to comply with today’s multifaceted regulatory regime. Analyze tools and strategies for maintaining fiscal and fiduciary responsibility while advising on ERISA and related federal and state laws governing benefits and compensation.

At the 2018 Tax Law Conference, study the employee benefits and the executive compensation implications of acquisitions, mergers, divestitures, and corporate reorganizations. Ensure compliance under ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code, and other applicable statutes and regulations. Explore local and national benefits and compensation considerations to ensure observance of the law and that you meet your clients’ business objectives. Discover the ins and outs of compensation and benefit programs, including your clients’ exposure to liability as well as litigation risks. Sign up for the Tax Law Conference today at www.fedbar.org/taxlaw18.


Stacy Slotnick, Esq. holds a J.D., cum laude, from Touro Law Center and a B.A., summa cum laude, from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She performs a broad range of duties as an entertainment lawyer, including drafting and negotiating contracts; addressing and litigating trademark, copyright, patent, and other IP issues; and directing the strategy and implementation of public relations, blogging, and social media campaigns.