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What To Do If Your Company Is Close To The Affordable Care Act's 50 Full-Time Employee Threshold
Having recently helped a client determine if it employed on average more than 50 employees per month in a calendar year and therefore was an applicable large employer ("ALE") subject
United States
26 Sep 2019
New HRA Alternatives For Employers
The IRS issued final regulations on June 20, 2019 (the "Final Regulations"), which will allow employers to offer two new categories of health reimbursement accounts ("HRAs") for plan years beginning on or after January 1, 2020
United States
7 Aug 2019
Accommodating An Anxious Workforce
The American population, and thus the American workforce, is becoming increasingly subject to anxiety and depression disorders
United States
29 Jul 2019
Handbook Compliance: A Multi-State Issue
Most folks reading this post are subject to a slew of policies that govern his or her employment.
United States
13 Jun 2019
Governor Snyder Implements Changes To Michigan's Minimum Wage And Sick Leave Laws
Governor Rick Snyder signed bills today implementing changes to Michigan's minimum wage and paid sick time laws. These changes have the potential to affect most employers with Michigan employees.
United States
19 Dec 2018
What Employers Need To Know About Employee Marijuana Use Under Proposal 1
Following the passage of Proposal 1 on the 2018 Michigan mid-term ballot, Michigan became the 10th state to legalize, regulate, and tax cannabis use.
United States
20 Nov 2018
Tips On Improving Your Hiring Process
Every employer wants to hire qualified, motivated employees.
United States
29 Aug 2018
New Ontario Mandatory Health And Safety Awareness Training For Workers And Supervisors: Deadline July 1, 2014
The safety and wellbeing of employees in the workplace is a concern in respect of employers of all sizes and across all sectors.
United States
3 Apr 2014
Accidental Death And Dismemberment Case Update
Following is a summary of three recent and noteworthy Court of Appeals decisions upholding plan administrators' denials of ADD benefits, establishing a pattern of deference even in light of procedural errors which may be an outgrowth of the Supreme Court's decision in "Conkright v. Frommert" 130 S. Ct. 1640 (2010).
United States
23 Apr 2012
Can The NHTSA Promulgate Voluntary Guidelines When It Cannot Promulgate A Safety Standard?
On February 24, 2012, the NHTSA issued its "Notice of proposed Federal guidelines" for "Visual-Manual NHTSA Driver Distraction Guidelines for In-Vehicle Electronic Devices" in which it set forth design and performance standards for limiting the distraction of drivers when using on-board integrated electronic devices.
United States
21 Mar 2012
A Summary of Michiganís Smoking Ban: Considerations for Employers
On May 1, 2010, Michiganís new smoking ban, also known as the Dr. Ron Davis Law, went into effect. The ban applies to employers, and there are several considerations to take into account in preparing the workforce.
United States
12 May 2010
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