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Getting Creative with Benefits: How to Avoid Pitfalls for Fringe Benefits

Posted On 05/22/2018
Brought to you by: United Benefit Advisors (317) 705-1800

Tuesday, June 12, 2018  |  2:00 p.m. Eastern, 11:00 a.m. Pacific

This month's webinar will provide an overview of popular new fringe benefits and discuss how to structure, memorialize, and administer these benefits.

This webinar will

Provide an overview of popular new fringe benefits, including tuition reimbursement, adoption assistance, transportation benefits, moving expense reimbursement, group life, long-term disability, pet insurance, and more.

Describe how an employer should structure fringe benefits.

Discuss best practices in memorializing and administering fringe benefits.

Discuss the taxability of fringe benefits and whether certain fringe benefits may be excluded from taxation.

This 60-minute intermediate level webinar will help employers understand fringe benefits and alert employers to the red flags to look for when offering and administering fringe benefits.


Lorie Maring is Of Counsel in the Atlanta, Georgia, office of Fisher Phillips. She focuses her practice on helping employers navigate Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) and other state and federal laws impacting the design, implementation and ongoing compliance of their employee benefit plans and programs.

She regularly advises clients on the Affordable Care Act, health and welfare benefits, qualified plans, executive compensation, Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangements (MEWAs) and multiemployer plan issues.

Lorie also represents employers in managing Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and Department of Labor (DOL) audits, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) compliance and fiduciary obligations. She serves clients in the public and private sector, including non-profit organizations and trade associations.


Contact your local UBA Partner Firm to receive a complimentary registration for this informative presentation or visit

The cost for webinars is $200.  Please contact LMBCo to obtain a discount code.  LMBCo has a limited number of “free” seats. 
If no free seats are available, LMBCo has codes to reduce the cost by $50 (to $150 total).