• Same-Sex Marriages and Retirement Plans - Old Questions, New Answers
  • September 16, 2013
  • Law Firm: Alston Bird LLP - Atlanta Office
  • When the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling on same-sex marriages in United States v. Windsor, the Court left several questions unanswered regarding how qualified plans and other retirement plans should treat same-sex marriages. Chief among these was the issue of how same-sex couples married in one state should be treated if they reside in a state where their marriage is not recognized.