Open Enrollment 2020 – Benefit Notices

Highlights Open Enrollment Notices Employers should provide certain benefit…


PCORI Fee Is Due by July 31 for Self-Insured Health Plans

Annual fees for the federal Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute…


Federal Appeals Court Takes Up Case That Could Upend U.S. Health System

On July 9, a federal appeals court in New Orleans took up Texas v. United…


Summary Annual Report

The Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) requires plan…


COBRA Continuation Coverage

Highlights COBRA Basics COBRA allows certain employees, spouses and…


COBRA General Notice Checklist

Highlights Delivery Deadlines To employees and spouses: Within 90 days after…


Developing guidance could free employers from ACA mandate

Employers could be free from ACA employer mandate penalties. A future path for…


Medicare Part D: Disclosure Notice to CMS

Highlights ANNUAL DISCLOSURE Each year, employers with health plans that…


ERISA Compliance FAQs: Reporting and Disclosure Rules

Highlights PLAN DOCUMENT/SPD Employee benefits that are subject to ERISA must…


Provider Reporting of Health Coverage —Code Section 6055

Highlights PURPOSE OF § 6055 REPORTING This additional reporting is intended…