Yearly Archives: 2009

FYI: Senate Passes Health Reform Legislation

By |Dec 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Congress Enacts Extension of COBRA Subsidy

By |Dec 23, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: SEC Finalizes Amendments to Enhance Compensation and Corporate Governance Disclosure

By |Dec 23, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Provides Another Year to Comply With Guidance on Transportation Benefit Debit Cards

By |Dec 16, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Announces Future Guidance on Procedures for 403(b) Plan Qualification

By |Dec 16, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Provides One-Year Extension to Adopt Certain PPA-Related Amendments

By |Dec 11, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New York DOL Now Permits Employers to Use Their Own Notice of Pay Rate and Payday for New Hires

By |Dec 9, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: DOL Posts Guidance as COBRA Subsidy Eligibility Nears End

By |Dec 9, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Guidance Requires Group Health Plan Excise Tax Reporting in 2010

By |Dec 2, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Issues Final Regulations on ESPPs and Reporting Requirements for Statutory Stock Options

By |Dec 2, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: PBGC Proposes Changes to Reportable Events Rules

By |Dec 2, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Senate Moves Forward on Health Reform Legislation

By |Nov 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: More DOL Guidance on 2009 Form 5500 Schedule C Reporting

By |Nov 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: PBGC Issues Final Regulations Protecting Pension Benefits of Service Members

By |Nov 20, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: DOL Withdraws Investment Advice Regulations

By |Nov 20, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: DOL Further Delays Investment Advice Regulations

By |Nov 18, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: HHS Issues Interim Final Regulations on Increased Penalties for HIPAA Violations

By |Nov 18, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: FTC Further Delays Enforcement of Identity Theft Red Flags Rule

By |Nov 10, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New York Labor Commissioner Issues Notice and Acknowledgement Form for Wage Information

By |Nov 10, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: House Passes Health Care Reform Legislation

By |Nov 10, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Announces Relief for Hybrid Plans Pending Soon to be Released Regulations

By |Nov 10, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Defense Authorization Bill Expands Military Provisions of FMLA

By |Nov 5, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Again Extends Effective Date of Regulations on Normal Retirement Age for Governmental Plans

By |Nov 5, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: EEOC Provides Technical Guidance on Pandemic Planning in the Workplace and the Americans with Disabilities Act

By |Oct 30, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Federal Reserve Proposes Supervisory Initiatives Over Compensation Practices at Banks

By |Oct 29, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Finalizes Regulations on Defined Benefit Plan Funding and Benefit Restrictions

By |Oct 28, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New York Employers Face New Wage and Hour Mandates

By |Oct 21, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Key 2010 Medicare Values Announced

By |Oct 20, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Senate Finance Committee Approves Health Care Reform Proposal

By |Oct 19, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Social Security Benefits Will Not Increase in 2010

By |Oct 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Regulations on Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Affect Use of Health Risk Assessments, Other Programs

By |Oct 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Announces Key Benefit Plan Limits for 2010

By |Oct 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Provides Guidance on 2009 Waivers of Required Minimum Distributions and DOL Says Summary Prospectus Satisfies ERISA Section 404(c)

By |Oct 8, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Issues Final Regulations on Defined Benefit Plan Funding and Benefit Restrictions

By |Oct 8, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: EEOC Releases Guidance on the Americans with Disabilities Act Amendments Act

By |Oct 8, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Massachusetts Takes on Identity Theft — Get Ready for the New Data Security Requirements

By |Sep 30, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Issues Guidance on 2010 Interest Rates for Defined Benefit Plan Funding

By |Sep 25, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Releases Guidance on Rollover Notices, Rollovers to Roth IRAs, Automatic Contribution Arrangements and Other Retirement Savings Incentives

By |Sep 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Issues Final Regulations on Section 401(a)(9), Required Minimum Distributions for Governmental 401(a), 403(b) and 457(b) Plans

By |Sep 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Health Care Reform Legislation Moves Forward

By |Sep 21, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Reminder: Deadline for Medicare Part D Creditable Coverage Notices Approaches

By |Sep 17, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Ohio Health Reforms Mandate Cafeteria Plans Expand Access for Adult Children and Increase State COBRA Coverage Period

By |Sep 14, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: U.S. District Court Says Cash Balance Plan ADEA Claim Not Time Barred Under Lilly Ledbetter Act

By |Sep 14, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: HHS Issues Regulations on Security Breach Notification Requirements

By |Sep 4, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Delays FBAR Filing Date for Certain U.S. Entities

By |Aug 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New York Laws Increase State COBRA Period and Age for Dependent Health Insurance Coverage

By |Aug 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Extends Remedial Amendment Period for Governmental Plans

By |Aug 18, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Enforcement of “Red Flags” Identity Theft Rule Delayed

By |Aug 17, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: DOL Form 5500 Relief and IRS Proposed Prototype Plan Program May Ease Transition for 403(b) Plans

By |Aug 12, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Supreme Court Changes Standards For Employment Discrimination

By |Jul 30, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New York Ups the Ante for Employment Discrimination

By |Jul 30, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Medicare Secondary Payer Reporting Requirements Spur Requests for Dependent Social Security Numbers

By |Jul 30, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Colorado Targets Employers That Misclassify Workers

By |Jul 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: SEC Proposes Amendments to Enhance Compensation and Corporate Governance Disclosure

By |Jul 20, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Time is Near for Additional Reporting for Multiemployer Pension Plans Under PPA

By |Jul 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Additional Guidance Emerges on COBRA Subsidy

By |Jun 25, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Colorado Expands Parental Leave

By |Jun 25, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: DOL Clarifies Notice Requirements Under the Family and Medical Leave Act

By |Jun 25, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Treasury Issues Interim Final Rule on Executive Compensation Restrictions for TARP Recipients

By |Jun 22, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Pennsylvania and Illinois Join States Expanding Insured Health Coverage for Adult Children

By |Jun 16, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Treasury Secretary Signals Direction of Executive Compensation Reform

By |Jun 16, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Provides Guidance on Employer-Owned Life Insurance After PPA

By |Jun 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Says Treasury’s Acquisition of Equity Under TARP Not a Change of Control for Section 409A

By |Jun 5, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Proposes Nonelective Contribution Relief for Safe Harbor 401(k) and 403(b) Plans

By |Jun 3, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New Optional IRS Withholding Calculations Address ARRA Provisions Affecting Pensioners

By |May 29, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Provides Expanded Section 409A Correction Program

By |May 27, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Supreme Court Upholds Pension Calculations that Include Pre-1979 Pregnancy Leave Crediting Rules

By |May 21, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Agencies Seek Comments on Mental Health Parity Law

By |May 20, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: 2010 HSA/HDHP Limits Released

By |May 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New Jersey DOL Issues Regulations on Family Leave Insurance Benefits

By |May 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: EEOC Says that Mandatory Health Risk Assessments Violate ADA

By |May 14, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Pandemic Preparedness – Are You Ready?

By |May 6, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New HIPAA Privacy and Security Requirements in Stimulus Bill

By |Apr 27, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Addresses Differential Wage Payments to Active Military Duty Personnel

By |Apr 23, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: CMS Releases 2010 Medicare Part D Benefit Parameters

By |Apr 13, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Issues Guidance on New COBRA Requirements

By |Apr 13, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Issues Final Regulations on Automatic Contribution Arrangements

By |Apr 7, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: San Francisco Employer Health Mandate Upheld – 2008 Employer Filing Required by April 30

By |Mar 31, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: DOL and IRS Provide More Insight Into New COBRA Requirements

By |Mar 26, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: IRS Issues Interim Guidance on Asset Valuation Rules IRS Issues Interim Guidance on Asset Valuation Rules

By |Mar 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: PBGC Final Regulations on Reporting for Underfunded Plans

By |Mar 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: DOL Issues Model COBRA Notices and Election Forms

By |Mar 23, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: EEOC Issues Proposed Regulations on Genetic Information Nondiscrimination

By |Mar 17, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Buck Releases Survey: Taking the Pulse of Equity Compensation

By |Mar 9, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New California Law Requires Continuation of Dependent Health Coverage During Medical Leave from School

By |Mar 9, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: CHIP Reauthorization Signed Into Law

By |Mar 4, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Transportation Benefit Limit Increased by Stimulus Bill

By |Mar 4, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Stimulus Act’s New Restrictions on Executive Compensation

By |Mar 2, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Stimulus Bill Includes Major COBRA Changes

By |Feb 24, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Beneficiary Designation Under Plan Trumps Divorce Decree Waiver

By |Feb 5, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Stimulus Bill Could Make Major COBRA Changes

By |Feb 5, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Obama Signs Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act

By |Feb 5, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: Twelve Month Filing Period for Cycle D Plans Begins February 1, 2009

By |Jan 30, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: New FMLA Regulations Take Effect

By |Jan 15, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: FASB Requires Additional Asset Disclosures for Pension and OPEB Plans

By |Jan 14, 2009|FYI, US|

FYI: 2009 Deadline Nears for Submission of Creditable Coverage Disclosures to CMS

By |Jan 14, 2009|FYI, US|