Topic: Health Care

Changes to 401(k), ERISA, and Health Care Plans in 2012: Are You Ready?

2012 is right around the corner, and with it a number of federally mandated revisions to employee benefits plans. For your reference, here’s a roundup of legal updates on expected 2012 changes to ERISA, 401(k), and health care plans: On ERISA plan disclosures… •  Service Providers to ERISA Plans: DOL’s New Disclosure Regulations Are Imminent—Are… Read more »

Taxes and Business: Important Updates for January 2011

For your reference, here’s a disparate collection of legal alerts and articles covering various and recent developments in the world of taxes and business: – IRS Issues Guidance Relating to the Tax Treatment of Gift Cards (by Bryan Cave): “On January 5, 2011, the IRS issued two revenue procedures that address certain federal income tax… Read more »

Employment Law Update: Final GINA Regulations in Effect

A recent employment update from law firm Venable LLP reminds us that as of January 10, 2011, final rules of Title II of the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (“GINA”) are in effect: “So as the new year begins, employers should become familiar with the regulations and take certain steps aimed at making their… Read more »