MSK Client L3 Technologies Merges with Harris Corporation
July 3, 2019 – MSK Client L3 Technologies, Inc., a major military electronics contractor, merged with Harris Corporation on Saturday, June 29 to form L3Harris Technologies, Inc., the sixth largest defense contractor in the world.
MSK attorney Robert Lowe advised L3 on employee benefits issues related to the merger, including change of control issues, applicable to its pension, 401(k), deferred compensation, and health and welfare plans.
MSK’s Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Practice Group regularly uses its significant expertise in federal tax and labor law in connection with creating optimized qualified retirement plans, deferred compensation, executive compensation and welfare plans. The group provides these services to the full range of clients served by the firm.
About L3 Technologies
With headquarters in New York City and approximately 31,000 employees worldwide, L3 develops advanced defense technologies and commercial solutions in pilot training, aviation security, night vision and EO/IR, weapons, maritime systems and space. Learn more at www.l3harris.com.
About Harris Corporation
Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. Learn more at www.l3harris.com.
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