Michelle Capezza

Michelle Capezza

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Updated Timeline of Highlights for Employer Group Health Plan Compliance with the Affordable Care Act

Since enactment of the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), the regulators have promulgated a myriad of regulations implementing the ACA’s requirements for group health plans. Over the past several years, the Obama administration has...more

10/15/2014 - Affordable Care Act Employer Group Health Plans Employer Mandates Health Insurance Healthcare Reform

Five High-Level Issues to Consider in Shaping Employee Benefit Offerings

The workplace that we know today is rapidly changing. Competition for highly skilled workers is fierce, employees have become more mobile (due, in part, to alternative work arrangements or outsourcing), and there are often...more

10/10/2014 - Corporate Counsel

HEAL Advisory: New COBRA Model Notices and Coordination with Marketplace Enrollment

On May 2, 2014, the U.S. Departments of Labor and Health and Human Services published a series of guidance and model notices clarifying the provision of health insurance to recently terminated employees. The Department of...more

5/19/2014 - Affordable Care Act COBRA DOL Employee Rights Employer Mandates Health Insurance Health Insurance Exchanges Healthcare HHS Hiring & Firing Notice Requirements

Take 5 Newsletter: 5 Employment Law Considerations in "The Cloud"

What is "the cloud," and what on Earth (pun intended) does cloud computing have to do with employment law? While many definitions abound, cloud computing at its core is a form of remote electronic data storage,...more

3/20/2014 - Cloud Computing Cloud-Based Services Data Breach Data Protection Electronically Stored Information HIPAA Jurisdiction PHI Wage and Hour

IRS Chips Away at the FSA "Use-or-Lose" Rule

Health care flexible spending accounts ("FSAs") established pursuant to a cafeteria plan under Section 125 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, have long permitted employees to make pre-tax salary contributions...more

11/5/2013 - Cafeteria Plans Carryover Basis Flexible Spending Accounts Healthcare IRS Use or Lose Rule

Labor Department Issues Guidance That Muddies the Waters for Employers Offering Health Reimbursement Arrangements, Health Flexible...

On September 13, 2013, the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") published Technical Release 2013-03 ("Technical Release"), which provides guidance on the application of certain provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable...more

9/24/2013 - Affordable Care Act DOL Employee Assistance Programs Flexible Spending Accounts Healthcare Reimbursements

Act Now Advisory: Important Affordable Care Act Deadline: Employee Notices of the Health Insurance Marketplace (Exchange) Due by...

On May 8, 2013, the Employee Benefits Security Administration of the U.S. Department of Labor ("DOL") issued Technical Release No. 2013-02 ("Release") providing important guidance under the Patient Protection and Affordable...more

5/22/2013 - Affordable Care Act COBRA Compliance DOL FLSA Health Insurance Exchanges Notice Requirements

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