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Get tested! Non-discrimination and self-funded health plans

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 11 2012

Health care reform has really opened up the flood gates of discussion about discrimination testing

And now the Senate passes the COBRA subsidy extension

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • December 21 2009

Following up on last Friday's entry, the Senate approved the same extension of the COBRA subsidy that the House passed

Don't forget to test your plans

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
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  • June 13 2011

Plan sponsors who forget to actually do discrimination testing run into all sorts of problems, including the possibility that their plan can be disqualified

Yikes! $83,000 COBRA penalty for not providing notice

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 6 2012

I cannot stress enough the importance of documenting plan procedures and following them for each stage of plan administration

Benefit plan discrimination testing: the same, but different

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 13 2012

Although it is not yet in effect, or fully defined, Section 2716 of the Public Health Service Act was revised under PPACA to provide that the anti-discrimination provisions of IRS Code Section 105(h) would apply to insured health plans

EBSA makes 2011 5500 information available

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
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  • December 27 2011

Although it is probably not high on the list of priorities for plan administrators, the end of a calendar year usually means means the start of the process of preparing 5500s

Counting COBRA; look to related companies

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
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  • March 1 2011

Most employers are aware that COBRA exempts from its applicability employers with fewer than 20 employees

Health and Human Services wants comments on exchanges

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
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  • August 9 2010

Step one in the process of creating insurance exchanges required under the PPACA (health care reform) is officially underway

More COBRA subsidy communications from the DOL

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 12 2010

The US Department of Labor has provided 2 more Fact Sheets regarding the COBRA subsidy extension

Breach of fiduciary duty claims don't automatically create individual remedies

  • Fox Rothschild LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 14 2013

When the Supreme Court decides not to take a case, that is generally not news. But in the case of the Court's decision to decline a review of Walker