Regulation, Recession Keep Benefits Lawyers Busy

Law360, New York (March 18, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A wave of regulatory developments has combined with the economic crisis to flood the desks of attorneys who specialize in employee benefits and executive compensation, a trend expected to continue as companies grapple with how to improve their bottom lines without running afoul of the law.

Before the nation's economic woes came to a head, companies were turning to benefits experts to help them navigate unprecedented changes in recent years in the areas of tax law, securities law and accounting rules, said Steve Rabitz, a partner...
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