Pensions Law

Practice Area

Due for publication in early 2019, the 14th edition of the Pensions Law Handbook offers guidance for practitioners to aid with the complexities of pensions-related statutes, regulations, regulatory guidance and case law.

Authored by the CMS Pension Team, this upcoming new edition includes updates on the Pension Protections Fund Levy calculations and new compensation payments; GDPR, money laundering requirements for trustees, amongst many others. A vital, updated resource for pension practitioners and those working in the field.

In addition, all our pensions law titles are available as part of our Pensions Law online service.

Written by leading practitioners, our pensions law titles provide valuable advice and guidance. Be sure to browse our most recent and soon to publish titles available below…

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Pensions Law Books

Pensions Law Handbook

Provides guidance through the complex web of pensions-related statues, regulations, regulatory guidance and case law, in an accessible style. Includes the following updates: Pension Protection Fund (‘PPF’) levy calculations and new provisions on compensation payments; changes to the charges and governance provisions, the new DC Code and the pension’s regulator’s new campaigns and policies; The General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’); Money laundering requirements for trustees; Financial services requirements under EMIR... Read more

Corporate Insolvency: Employment and Pension Rights

Corporate Insolvency: Employment and Pension Rights is the only book of its kind to successfully bridge the gap between the three distinct disciplines of pensions, employment and corporate insolvency law by drawing out the legal principles applicable where the different legal regimes interact. How this book can help you in your work Through a mix of legislation, case law, analysis and comment, this well-regarded text will give you all the... Read more

Corporate Insolvency: Pension Rights

Corporate Insolvency: Pension Rights is the only book of its kind to successfully bridge the gap between the two distinct disciplines of pensions law and corporate insolvency law by drawing out the legal principles applicable where the different legal regimes interact. Providing in-depth analysis and drawing together legislation, case law, analysis and comment Corporate Insolvency: Pension Rights focuses on the application of the rules relating to corporate insolvency and how... Read more

Employment Law and Pensions

Employment Law and Pensions is a new work which deals with the inter-action between employment law and pensions law and a practical guide for professionals in both legal disciplines. Unlike other pensions law titles, which tend to focus primarily on specific pensions issues, this title focuses on their inter-play with employment law issues. This title covers specific topics that cross both fields of practice whilst drawing out key issues for... Read more

Commercial Contracts and Trusts: the legal issues on making decisions

This is a topical area for the courts, which have moved to imply various limitations or tests on decision makers powers and when they can be challenged. This is made more difficult for lay users and lawyers alike in that implied restrictions are (by definition) not apparent from the words of the relevant contract itself. These limits are applied by the courts not just to fiduciaries (such as trustees or... Read more