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WP&BC Monthly Luncheon: Washington Update

  • 13 Sep 2016
  • 11:30 AM - 1:15 PM
  • Maggiano’s 16th Street Mall


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Washington Update

Please join the WP&BC Denver Chapter for its first luncheon of the 2016-2017 program year. Ronald Rutherford-Triche, Of Counsel at the Groom law Group, will examine developments in Washington that continue to affect retirement plans and their professional service providers. The agenda will cover:
  • Changes to the Determination Letter Application Process 
  • IRS Proposed Non-Discrimination Regulations
  • State Plan Initiatives
  • DOL/IRS Future Guidance
  • The Presidential Election

About the Presenter

Ronald Rutherford-Triche is of counsel at Groom Law Group, Chartered, bringing 20 years of experience in the practice of employee benefits law to the firm’s plan design and taxation group.  His practice focuses on qualified plan issues, including cash balance, traditional DB, 401(k), and tax-exempt work, for both plan sponsors and recordkeepers.  Mr. Rutherford-Triche has extensive experience with design and implementation of DB and DC plans and trusts, plan administration and fiduciary duties, and QDROs.  He has also advised clients on deductibility of contributions, payment of expenses with plan assets, disclosure of plan fees to participants, and compliance with requirements of applicable laws, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, the Code, and ERISA.

Prior to joining Groom, Mr. Rutherford-Triche served as General Counsel of NAPA & NTSA and Director of Government Affairs of ASPPA, where he drafted summaries of agency guidance, prepared and revised proposed legislations affecting DB and DC plans on both the state and federal level, and managed government affairs committees for NAPA and NTSA.


Please feel free to reach out to WP&BC with any questions.

Direct Questions To:

Kristen Sanchez
Chapter Administrator 

PO Box #13
Parker, CO 80134

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