Tension between what is potentially knowableand what is actually known. Tension between the present and the future state of work. Tension between
As the employer-employee relationship and the meaning of a "workplace" continue to evolve in the "gig" (or "sharing" or "on-demand") economy, a model
On May 2, 2014, the U.S. Departments of Labor and Health and Human Services published a series of guidance and model notices clarifying the provision
On September 13, 2013, the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") published Technical Release 2013-03 ("Technical Release"), which provides guidance on the
On March 23, 2012, another requirement under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will be effective-the requirement to provide group health plan participants and beneficiaries with a summary of benefits coverage that accurately describes the benefits and coverage available under the plan and a uniform glossary of terms (“SBC”).
On August 12, 2011, the Departments of Treasury and Health and Human Services released Proposed Regulations to provide guidance to individuals who enroll in qualified health plans through State-based Exchanges, as envisioned under the Affordable Care Act, and to provide guidance to Exchanges that make qualified health plans available to individuals and employers.
As part of the process of planning for implementation of health reform pursuant to the Affordable Care Act, the Department of Treasury, the Department of Labor and the Department of Health and Human Services are working together to develop a series of regulations and administrative guidance.
On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed into law the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("Act"), which provides for significant changes in the delivery of health care.
On July 29, 2009, New York State amended its insurance law to extend continuation coverage for loss of coverage due to termination of employment or a reduction in work hours under New York group health insurance contracts from 18 months to 36 months.
On July 29, 2009, New York State Governor Paterson signed three bills into law that amend the New York State Insurance Law to improve access to health care and to make health insurance more affordable.