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IRS issues guidance on delay of employer shared responsibility penalties and reporting requirements
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • August 5 2013

On July 2, 2013, the Treasury Department made a surprise announcement that enforcement of the Employer Shared Responsibility Mandate, a provision of


Affirmative action, Part II
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • July 30 2013

Let's break down OFCCP v. Florida Hospital of Orlando, ARB Case No. 11-011 (July 22, 2013). TRICARE is a program of the Department of Defense. Its


Affirmative action comes to a hospital near you
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • July 30 2013

Does the OFCCP have jurisdiction over hospitals that contract to provide medical services to members of the military? We hoped we were done with this


Proposed regulations would promote growth of wellness programs
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • January 2 2013

Five federal agencies have collectively proposed regulations to implement elements of the Affordable Care Act ("ACA") healthcare reform legislation


Re-seller beware: hospitals treating federal employees should expect the OFCCP
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • April 5 2013

Hospitals that agree to provide services to the members of a health planHMO ("Plan") also become government contractors, when the Plan covers


2013 and 2014 under the Affordable Care Act - updated as of May 14, 2013
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • May 23 2013

Employers should consider the following checklist of new requirements as the nation moves ahead with compliance with the Affordable Care Act ("ACA"


IRS relaxes use-it-or-lose-it rule for health flexible spending accounts
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • November 5 2013

On October 31, 2013, the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") issued Notice 2013-71, which relaxes (but does not eliminate) the "use-it-or-lose-it"


Antitrust attacks on “no-raiding” contracts and sharing of wage information
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • November 3 2010

Clients frequently ask us for our legal opinions as to whether they may lawfully enter into no-raiding contracts, prohibiting them from hiring or soliciting other businesses' employees


New reporting requirements for insurers will affect many employers
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • July 11 2011

Beginning October 1, 2011, primary insurers will assume responsibility for reporting to the federal government any payments (lump sum or installment) made to Medicare recipients who have alleged bodily injury or emotional distress


Unemployment benefits awarded to medical marijuana user fired for positive drug test results
  • Sherman & Howard LLC
  • USA
  • July 11 2011

The Colorado Court of Appeals has ruled that the evidence presented by an employer at a claims hearing fell short of proving a sufficient basis for the denial of unemployment benefits to a discharged medical marijuana user who tested positive in an employer's drug screen