ltman & Cronin has provided testimony on a range of actuarial and benefits issues for both plaintiffs and defendants. Ian Altman, a firm partner, has testified extensively in federal and state court on benefits matters. Representative areas of expertise include:
- Cash balance whipsaw – testified on behalf of defendants measuring potential damages associated with cash balance whipsaw claims. Worked on behalf of several large plan sponsors.
- ERISA compliance – testified on various technical aspects of ERISA including backloading, USERRA benefits, and vesting.
- Medicare reimbursements – represented several healthcare providers in appeals of their Medicare reimbursement for pension and benefits plans.
- Actuarial malpractice – assisted plaintiffs in evaluating performance standards and damages in malpractice suits against major actuarial firms.