Fee Disclosure Regulations - UPDATE

The Department of Labor (“DOL”) has recently released the final amendments to the service provider fee disclosure regulations under ERISA §408(b)(2) and participant fee disclosure regulations under ERISA §404(a)(2). As a result, the applicability dates of both regulations and their requirements have been extended.... read more >

Natural Gas Powered Vehicles - Coming Soon to a Fleet Dealership Near You

Chesapeake Energy Corporation, the second largest producer of natural gas in the U.S., recently announced plans to commit at least $1 billion over the ... read more >

FBAR E-Filing Option Offered


By Martin DiGiovine

On July 18, 2011, the Federal Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”) announced an online filing option for Form TD F90-22.... read more >

Data Security - SQL Server Database Best Practices

One of the best ways to heighten data security is to tighten security around the databases that house the sensitive data. SQL Server is one of the most widely used database systems... read more >

Financial Statement Changes for Participant Loans


By Mara Bruce

For defined contribution pension plans that allow participant loans, changes were made to the classification of these loans on financial statements for years ending after December 15, 2010.... read more >

Considering replacing your enterprise accounting and operations application?


By Bob Whalen

There are many possible reasons to consider a new enterprise application, such as your current system is no longer supported, your business is growing ... read more >

Assessing Your Supply Chain Risk

Do you know which element of your supply chain has the greatest risk of failure? Have you ever done an analysis of your supply chain “risks” ... read more >

First Compressed Natural Gas Stations Open in Western Pennsylvania on July 14, 2011

Giant Eagle, Inc. unveiled what it maintains are the first two publically accessible compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling stations in Western Pennsylvania, ... read more >

EPA Releases Cross-State Air Pollution Rule

On July 7, 2011, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule (CSAPR).  This rule will require power plants in 27 states to deliver reductions in emissions of sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxide.  ... read more >

Could Your Next Vehicle Be Powered by Natural Gas?

Chesapeake Energy Corporation recently announced plans to commit at least $1 billion over the next 10 years to identify and invest in companies and technologies that will replace OPEC oil with domestic oil, natural gas and natural gas-to-liquids fuels.... read more >