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Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 25 Oct 2016

Student Health Insurance Plans and the ACA: Agencies Provide Enforcement Relief that Allows Colleges and Universities to Continue Subsidizing the Cost of Student Health Insurance Plans for Graduate Student Employees

Late last week, the Departments of Labor ("DOL"), Health and Human Services ("HHS") and the Treasury (collectively, the "Agencies") issued a very


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 1 Mar 2016

U.S. Supreme Court Rules That ERISA Preempts State Health Claims Reporting Law

Today, in Gobeille v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, the United States Supreme Court held that the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 17 Feb 2016

Agencies Confirm that Certain Student Health Insurance Subsidies for Student Employees May Violate the Affordable Care Act

Colleges and universities often offer to subsidize the cost of health coverage for student employees, either through the purchase of an individual


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 6 Mar 2015

Monthly benefits update - February 2015

On January 29, 2015, Anthem Inc., one of the largest managed health care companies in the country, disclosed that the sensitive personal data of


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 6 Jan 2015

Agencies green light pilot program to allow limited wrap-around coverage for health insurance policies purchased on an exchange

Under proposed rules recently issued by the Departments of Treasury, Labor, and HHS, employers may participate in a pilot program where they offer


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 1 Jan 2015

New proposed rules streamline ACA Summary of Benefits and Coverage (SBC) disclosure requirement

In a very welcome development for health insurance issuers and employers who sponsor self-funded group health plans, the Departments of Treasury


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 27 May 2014

Supreme Court grants certiorari on a long-standing circuit split over collectively bargained retiree health care benefits

Earlier this month, the Supreme Court agreed to review the Sixth Circuit's decision in Tackett v. M&G Polymers USA, LLC, 733 F.3d 589 (6th Cir. 2013)


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 1 Apr 2014

Monthly benefits update - March 2014

As expected, the Department of the Treasury and the IRS (the “Agencies”) finalized the employer information reporting requirements under the


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 9 Jan 2013

Health care reform: preparations for 2014 pay or play rules should begin now

By far the most important issue for employers to consider under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is the employer "free rider penalty," often referred to as


Franczek Radelet PC | USA | 28 Mar 2012

U.S. Supreme Court hears oral arguments for constitutional challenge of Affordable Care Act Day Two (challenges to individual mandate)

As discussed in our alert from yesterday, the Supreme Court is hearing oral arguments this week in Department of Health and Human Services v. Florida, a case that challenges the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act.

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