07
Dec
2012

PARS Discusses Public Employee Benefit Trends at CSBA’s Annual Conference

Categories: California Developments,PARS In the News

On December 1st, Maureen Toal, Vice President, Public Affairs at PARS presented with School Services of California at CSBAAEC, the California School Boards Association Annual Education Conference, and addressed the latest in public employee benefit trends and pension

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06
Dec
2012

Retirement Incentives: Post Prop 30/Pension Reform

Categories: California Developments,Hot Sheets

As of 1/1/13, due to the Pension Reform Act, districts will only be able to design and implement early retirement incentive plans as 403(b) Defined Contribution plans. Fortunately, PARS has been designing early retirement plans as 403(b) Defined Contribution plans

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12
Nov
2012

Potential Pension Fallout from Bankruptcy Filings by Cities

Categories: California Developments

The two articles below detail some of the potential pension fallout from the recent bankruptcy filings by California municipalities. According to bond rating firm Moody’s, financially troubled public agencies’ disputes with CalPERS over funding/distribution of retirement benefits may impact other

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12
Nov
2012

L.A. City Council approves pension reform plan for city workers

Categories: California Developments

LA City joins other big cities including San Diego and San Jose in enacting major reforms for their local retirement systems. The Los Angeles City Council voted October 26 to adopt a new pension tier with higher retirement ages, increased

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12
Nov
2012

Pension Reform: Delving into the Ambiguities of California’s New Law

Categories: California Developments,Legislative Updates

Questions remain regarding the newly enacted Public Employee’s Pension Reform Act (PEPRA) that will take effect very soon – January 1, 2013. The law applies mainly to new members of the retirement systems, but what impacts current employees is unclear

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