Anne D. Greene

Associate

Pittsburgh

(412) 620-6507

(412) 275-2390

Recent Publication:

Executive Compensation Considerations Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

Katayun Jaffari, Diane Thompson, and Anne Greene co-authored an article published in The Legal Intelligencer that examines the considerations companies must bear in mind when addressing executive compensation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Anne advises clients on various employee benefits topics governed by the Internal Revenue Code and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.

Anne counsels clients regarding defined benefit plans, defined contribution plans, executive compensation plans (nonqualified deferred compensation), and Section 280G payments. Anne also assists employers with both IRS (Self-Correction Program, Voluntary Compliance Program, Audit Cap) and DOL compliance programs (Voluntary Correction Program) when necessary.

Anne also has broad experience with health and welfare plans including but not limited to: preparation and review of cafeteria plans; preparation and review of wrap plan documents; answering various HDHP and HSA questions; working extensively with the rules and regulations surrounding the Affordable Care Act; reviewing and assisting in developing company wellness programs; reviewing assignments of benefits; and discussing various issues that may arise with Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangement.

Anne earned her J.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and her undergraduate degree from Allegheny College. She also has her L.L.M. in taxation from Georgetown University Law Center. 

Experience

Publications

Executive Compensation Considerations Amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

September 09, 2020

Katayun Jaffari, Diane Thompson, and Anne Greene co-authored an article published in The Legal Intelligencer that examines the considerations companies must bear in mind when addressing executive compensation amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

IRS Releases Implementing Guidance on Payroll Tax Deferral [Alert]

August 31, 2020

Anne Greene discusses the IRS's Notice 2020-65, which provides guidance regarding implementation the deferral of the withholding and payment of the employee portion of social security taxes.

Employee Benefits Compliance: Three Employee Benefits Plans That Your Company May Be Overlooking [Pittsburgh HRA]

July 17, 2019

Anne Greene wrote an article about three types of benefit plan documents that are often pushed to the back of the file box without review and sometimes altogether forgotten.

Workplace Wellness Programs – Key Legal Considerations [HR Headaches Blog]

March 20, 2019

Wellness programs have been, and continue to be, of interest to both employees and employers. Employees are more and more aware of healthy living initiatives. Similarly, employers are being inundated with information about the importance of employee health and workplace productivity. Due to mutual...

Education

  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2011
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., with distinction, 2012
  • Allegheny College, B.A., magna cum laude, 2008
  • Pennsylvania