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ASPPA Webcast: QDROs: Navigating the Complexities of QDROs with Ease

Available until March 6, 2020

Speaker: Robert D. Alin, First SVP, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary, Pentegra

Experience Level for Attendees: All

IRS Program Number: CZTXU-Q-00980-18-O

Webcast Outline

     On-Demand Registration

QDROs have become part of the daily landscape of retirement plan administration and management. Administering QDROs can be a complex and lengthy process. Navigate these complexities and review the guidelines surrounding QDRO administration, valuation methodology and compliance requirements — including plan, ERISA and tax issues associated with QDROs. Join one of the leading fiduciary experts in the industry as he discusses best practices in managing QDROs from a fiduciary perspective.

Key Takeaways:
1. Develop a broad understanding of the QDRO administration process.
2. Understand the valuation of the distributive award.
3. Become familiar with guidelines for QDROs, including those of the plan, ERISA and the tax code.

4. Hear best practices in administering QDROs from a fiduciary perspective.

Registration Deadlines: 

On-Demand: 3/6/2020


CE Credit: 1 ASPPA, 1 NAPA, 1 NTSA, 1 ERPA, 1 JBEA Noncore


About the Speaker

Robert Alin is First SVP, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Pentegra. In this capacity, he serves as chief legal officer, and oversees Pentegra’s legal, compliance and governance areas. Robert leads a team devoted to regularly consulting with clients regarding ERISA issues, and IRS, DOL and PBGC regulations, and their impact on plan design and qualification, as well as plan compliance. He was instrumental in procuring a change to Section 413(c) of the Internal Revenue Code and in obtaining a prohibited transaction exemption for Pentegra.

Individual Viewer Additional Viewers 
ASPPA Member: $59 ASPPA Member: $24.50
Non-Member: $99 Non-Member: $39.50

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General Information

Cancellation Policy:

All webcasts are non-refundable. If you have registered for the live webcast and are unable to attend, please email and request to transfer your registration to the recorded version. This request must be made before the live webcast takes place.

Statements and materials presented on American Retirement Association webcasts are solely the opinions of the speakers and do not represent the opinion or the position of the American Retirement Association. The American Retirement Association assumes no responsibility for the content and materials presented by speakers during the webcast.


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Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 14:00