Higher Education Symposium

Keynote Address

David Greene, President of Colby College, gave a dynamic and inspiring presentation on his experience leading revitalization efforts in Waterville, ME, and on the south side of Chicago, through his roles at Colby College and University of Chicago respectively.

Recent Developments in 403(b) Plan Excessive Fee Litigation

In 2016, a dozen lawsuits were filed challenging the fees and investment options of retirement plans offered to the employees of several top universities. In this video, Goodwin Partners Jamie Fleckner and Alison Douglass discussed the plaintiff and defense theories and recent developments in these litigations, as well as the risk of additional lawsuits.