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Obamacare Repeal: Will You Have to Bargain With Your Union Over Changes?
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • June 28 2017

Senate Republicans continue to work on legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act (commonly referred to as Obamacare). As Politico reported on


Compensation and Benefits Law Alert - Proposed Rule Seeks Market Stabilization for Exchanges
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • February 28 2017

Acknowledging the need for swift action to aid the health insurance exchanges, comments on the proposed rule issued by the Centers for Medicare &


New Rule, New Requirements for Healthcare Providers
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2016

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) recently issued a rule describing precisely what covered providers must do in order to fully


IRS extends deadlines for health plan information reporting under the ACA
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • December 31 2015

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently provided good news to employers struggling to comply with the new Affordable Care Act (ACA) reporting


Open enrollment begins on health insurance exchanges
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • October 1 2013

As large segments of the federal government have begun to shut down as a result of a budget impasse in Congress over funding and implementation of


Appeals Court upholds individual insurance mandate amid mandate implementation efforts
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2013

As the Obama Administration works toward implementing the contentious individual insurance mandate in the Affordable Care Act (ACA), a federal


Multi-state plan proposed rule released
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • December 5 2012

On Nov. 30, 2012, a few weeks after the announcement of government sponsorship of multi-state plans took existing insurers and CO-OP developers by surprise, the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) published the proposed rule on these plans


Another setback for health insurance exchanges
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2012

Controversy erupted when the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services awarded a contract to Quality Software Services Inc. (QSSI) to construct an integral part of the federal health insurance exchange


Court rejects challenges to health reform mandates and Medicare regulations
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2012

A federal district court rejected several challenges to key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) in an Oct. 31, 2012 opinion that addressed questions left unresolved about the 2010 health reform legislation in National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, the Supreme Court’s landmark decision upholding most of the law as constitutional


Federal government to launch multistate health insurance plans
  • Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2012

Under multistate plans recently announced by the Obama administration, health insurance operated under contract with the federal government will be available to consumers in every state through state insurance exchanges mandated under the Affordable Care Act