Today, in its decision in United States v. Windsor, No. 12-307 (U.S. June 26, 2013), the Supreme Court of the United States ruled that the Defense of
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”).
The OFCCP’s efforts to gain jurisdiction over health care providers has been the subject of a historic debate and of conflicting federal and administrative court decisions regarding its scope.
It has been about one month since President Obama signed into law the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("PPACA" or "the Act") and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 ("HCERA" or "the Reconciliation Bill"), collectively and popularly referred to as "Health Care Reform".
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.