Category Archives: Legal Compliance

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Legal Alert: Court Requires EEOC to Substantiate 30% Limit on Wellness Program Incentives

On August 22, 2017, a federal court in the District of Columbia ordered the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) to reconsider the limits it placed on wellness program incentives under final regulations the agency issued last year under the Americans … Continue reading

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Have You Had Your HR Checkup?

Have you ever walked into someone’s house and you notice a picture on the wall might be crooked. Chances are that the owner of the house doesn’t even know it. Why, because we tend to get used to how things … Continue reading

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Changes in the I-9… again

September 18th they will be utilizing a new form and you will need to begin using it on or before that date. If you have been using the online form this should be pretty easy for you.  They really have … Continue reading

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New I-9 must be used by January 22, 2017

You can go to their website and read about the new form from the following web site, https://www.uscis.gov/i-9-central/whats-new.  If you are looking for the actual form use this link, ttps://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-9.pdf The newer form is a 3 page form.  You can also … Continue reading

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Legal Alert: Congress Passes Law Expanding use of HRAs by Small Employers

On December 7, 2016, the Senate passed the 21st Century Cures Act (“Cures Act”), an omnibus measure that includes the Small Business Healthcare Relief Act (“Relief Act”), which significantly expands small employers’ options for providing health coverage. The Cures Act passed … Continue reading

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What does the decision to delay the implementation of the new overtime rules mean?

Most people have probably read that a judge in Texas has issued a preliminary injunction which preserves the status quo while the court determines the department’s authority to make the final rule as well as the final rule’s validity.  What … Continue reading

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Legal Alert: Judge Blocks Overtime Rule Set to Take Effect December 1

On Tuesday, November 22 a federal judge issued a nationwide injunction blocking the U.S. Department of Labor (“DOL”) from implementing its new overtime rule scheduled to take effect December 1, 2016.  The rule would have affected approximately 4 million executive, … Continue reading

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IRS Provides a 30-Day Extension for Furnishing Forms 1095 and Extends Good Faith Transition Relief

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has released Notice 2016-70, which extends the deadline for furnishing Forms 1095-B and 1095-C to individuals from January 31, 2017 to March 2, 2017.  The Notice did not delay the due date for filing the forms … Continue reading

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