On August 24, 2022, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit approved of a district court’s orders for garnishment of retirement accounts to satisfy a restitution order under the Mandatory Victims Restitution Act, notwithstanding the Consumer Credit Protection Act and the anti-alienation provisions of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, but vacated and remanded for a determination of the impact of a potential 10% tax on early distributions. United States v. Shkreli, 47 F4th 65 (2d Cir. 2022).
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