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Construction industry

  • Opinion Letter 81-19

    Addresses the applicability of the “sale of assets exception: to the construction industry complete withdrawal rules.

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  • Opinion Letter 84-08

    Addresses whether the construction industry exception to withdrawal applies where a contractor's CBA expires, its employees do not perform any more work for which the contractor was previously required to make contributions, but the contractor subcontracts for the performance of such work.

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  • Opinion Letter 82-09

    Addresses the definition of the term "building and construction industry" for purposes of the construction industry exception to withdrawal.

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  • Opinion Letter 83-13

    Addresses the definition of the term "building and construction industry" for purposes of the construction industry exception to withdrawal.

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  • Opinion Letter 88-02

    Addresses applicability to construction industry employers of the sale-of-assets limitation on withdrawal liability.

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  • Opinion Letter 85-05

    Addresses whether the construction industry exception to withdrawal applies where a contractor terminates its CBA, its employees do not perform any more work for which the contractor was previously required to make contributions, but the contractor subcontracts for the performance of such work.

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  • Opinion Letter 88-08

    Addresses determining the date of a construction industry employer's withdrawal from a multiemployer plan in the context of a labor dispute.

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  • Opinion Letter 83-21

    Addresses the definition of the term "building and construction industry" for purposes of the construction industry exception to withdrawal.

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  • Opinion Letter 81-33

    Addresses the definition of “building and construction industry” and explains that the term should be given the same meaning as it has under the Taft-Hartley Act.

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