• Employee Benefit Plan Compliance With The Recent DOMA Supreme Court Decision
  • December 17, 2013
  • Law Firm: Roberts Holland LLP - New York Office
  • The Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), which became law in 1996, provided that no state shall be required to respect another state's recognition of a same-sex marriage (Section 2) and limited the definition of "spouse" and "marriage" to persons of the opposite-sex for Federal law purposes (Section 3).