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All rights Reserved. custserv@sourcemedia.com (Source Media) webmaster@iproduction.com (iProduction) Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT IPS - www.iproduction.com <![CDATA[11 ERISA milestones]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/11-erisa-milestones-2743501-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/11-erisa-milestones-2743501-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Illinois aims to end workplace discrimination against pregnant workers]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/illinois-aims-to-end-workplace-discrimination-against-pregnant-workers-2743500-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/illinois-aims-to-end-workplace-discrimination-against-pregnant-workers-2743500-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employer sued over wellness program]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_wellness_disease/employer-sued-over-wellness-program-2743476-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_wellness_disease/employer-sued-over-wellness-program-2743476-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The trouble with granting employees health plan exceptions]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/the-trouble-with-granting-employees-health-plan-exceptions-2743386-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/the-trouble-with-granting-employees-health-plan-exceptions-2743386-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Brokers question value of SHOP training and marketing]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/brokers-question-value-of-shop-training-and-marketing-2743335-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/brokers-question-value-of-shop-training-and-marketing-2743335-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS publishes guide to health coverage exemptions]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/irs-publishes-guide-to-health-coverage-exemptions-2743332-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/irs-publishes-guide-to-health-coverage-exemptions-2743332-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS provides guidance on covered entities for health insurance fees]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/irs-provides-guidance-on-covered-entities-for-health-insurance-fees-2743255-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/irs-provides-guidance-on-covered-entities-for-health-insurance-fees-2743255-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New rates for 'affordable coverage' under ACA announced]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_plan_design_admin/rates-for-affordable-coverage-under-aca-announced-2743180-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_plan_design_admin/rates-for-affordable-coverage-under-aca-announced-2743180-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Increased retirement plan complexity underscores need for adviser assistance ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_retirement/increased-retirement-plan-complexity-underscores-need-for-advisers-2743074-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_retirement/increased-retirement-plan-complexity-underscores-need-for-advisers-2743074-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA reporting for employers and the IRS' new draft forms]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/aca-reporting-for-employers-and-the-irs-new-draft-forms-2743030-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/aca-reporting-for-employers-and-the-irs-new-draft-forms-2743030-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[McDonald’s labor ruling may be employer ‘train wreck’]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/mcdonalds-labor-ruling-may-be-employer-train-wreck-2743028-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/mcdonalds-labor-ruling-may-be-employer-train-wreck-2743028-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Minimum-wage activists see opportunity in McDonald’s decision]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/minimum-wage-activists-see-opportunity-in-mcdonalds-decision-2742993-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/minimum-wage-activists-see-opportunity-in-mcdonalds-decision-2742993-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Frequently asked questions about private exchanges]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/frequently-asked-questions-about-private-exchanges-2742968-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/frequently-asked-questions-about-private-exchanges-2742968-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How withdrawal liability could be your employer client’s biggest threat]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_retirement/how-withdrawal-liability-could-be-your-employer-clients-biggest-threat-2742967-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_retirement/how-withdrawal-liability-could-be-your-employer-clients-biggest-threat-2742967-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[‘Ban the box’ laws gain momentum in Illinois, New Jersey ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/ban-the-box-laws-gain-momentum-in-illinois-new-jersey-2742934-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/ban-the-box-laws-gain-momentum-in-illinois-new-jersey-2742934-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[5 ideas for a positive open enrollment season]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-ideas-for-a-positive-open-enrollment-season-2742912-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-ideas-for-a-positive-open-enrollment-season-2742912-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Varied response to EEOC’s new pregnancy guidance]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/varied-response-to-eeocs-new-pregnancy-guidance-2742799-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/varied-response-to-eeocs-new-pregnancy-guidance-2742799-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CDHP confusion exposes need for adviser assistance, educational tools]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/cdhp-confusion-exposes-need-for-adviser-assistance-educational-tools-2742685-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_plans/cdhp-confusion-exposes-need-for-adviser-assistance-educational-tools-2742685-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Senators introduce bill to counteract Hobby Lobby decision]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/senators-introduce-bill-to-counteract-hobby-lobby-decision-2742639-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/senators-introduce-bill-to-counteract-hobby-lobby-decision-2742639-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What kinds of HRAs are permitted post-ACA? ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/what-kinds-of-hras-are-permitted-post-aca-2742615-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/what-kinds-of-hras-are-permitted-post-aca-2742615-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Industry reacts to Hobby Lobby decision]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/industry-reacts-to-hobby-lobby-decision-2742474-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/ebn/industry-reacts-to-hobby-lobby-decision-2742474-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[10 ACA questions small employers should be asking]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_plans/10-aca-questions-small-employers-should-be-asking-2742424-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_plans/10-aca-questions-small-employers-should-be-asking-2742424-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ESOP fiduciaries not entitled to presumption of prudence]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/esop-fiduciaries-not-entitled-to-presumption-of-prudence-2742375-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/esop-fiduciaries-not-entitled-to-presumption-of-prudence-2742375-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[10 ACA questions your small-employer clients are asking]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-questions-your-small-employer-clients-want-answers-to-2742372-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-questions-your-small-employer-clients-want-answers-to-2742372-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Benefits pros advised to find strategy, compliance sweet spot]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/benefits-pros-advised-to-find-strategy-compliance-sweet-spot-2742371-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/benefits-pros-advised-to-find-strategy-compliance-sweet-spot-2742371-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[‘Keep plans as simple and straightforward as possible,’ and other quotes of the month]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/comments-of-the-month-june-2742319-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/comments-of-the-month-june-2742319-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[DOL proposes FMLA expansion for same-sex marriage employees]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/dol-proposes-fmla-expansion-for-same-sex-marriage-employees-2742292-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/dol-proposes-fmla-expansion-for-same-sex-marriage-employees-2742292-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Paid sick leave law administrative burden for employers, but benefits employees]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/paid-sick-leave-law-administrative-burden-for-employers-2742242-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/paid-sick-leave-law-administrative-burden-for-employers-2742242-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Obamacare overshadows same-sex marriage benefit compliance]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/obamacare-overshadows-same-sex-marriage-benefit-compliance-2742191-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/obamacare-overshadows-same-sex-marriage-benefit-compliance-2742191-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS targets Roth feature in 401(k) plans]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/ebviews/irs-targets-roth-feature-in-401k-plans-2742174-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/ebviews/irs-targets-roth-feature-in-401k-plans-2742174-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Meeting IRS 6055 and 6056 reporting requirements]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/meeting-irs-6055-and-6056-reporting-requirements-2742043-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/meeting-irs-6055-and-6056-reporting-requirements-2742043-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[4 million may pay ACA penalty for lacking insurance]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/4-million-may-pay-aca-penalty-for-lacking-insurance-2742008-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_regulatory/4-million-may-pay-aca-penalty-for-lacking-insurance-2742008-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Is the pendulum swinging back in favor of employers and advisers?]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/is-the-pendulum-swinging-back-in-favor-of-employers-and-advisers-2741990-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/is-the-pendulum-swinging-back-in-favor-of-employers-and-advisers-2741990-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers question ACA income calculation in light of slew of discrepancies]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/advisers-question-aca-income-calculation-in-light-of-slew-of-discrepancies-2741989-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/advisers-question-aca-income-calculation-in-light-of-slew-of-discrepancies-2741989-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The latest reasonable-accommodation trend]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/the-latest-reasonable-accommodation-trend-2741941-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/the-latest-reasonable-accommodation-trend-2741941-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[10 ACA issues employers need information on]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-issues-employers-need-information-on-2741918-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/10-aca-issues-employers-need-information-on-2741918-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Immigration reform needed to avoid ‘H-1B casualties,’ negative business impacts]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/immigration-reform-needed-to-avoid-h1b-casualties-negative-business-impacts-2741915-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_compliance/immigration-reform-needed-to-avoid-h1b-casualties-negative-business-impacts-2741915-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS regulations clarify employer ACA reporting requirements]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/irs-regulations-clarify-employer-aca-reporting-requirements-2741908-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_hc_health_reform/irs-regulations-clarify-employer-aca-reporting-requirements-2741908-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Eight 403(b) mistakes you can avoid]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/ebviews/eight-403b-mistakes-you-can-avoid-2741831-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/ebviews/eight-403b-mistakes-you-can-avoid-2741831-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[‘The shock to the system was good medicine regardless of how one feels about the ACA,' and other quotes of the month]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/may-quotes-of-the-month-2741830-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/may-quotes-of-the-month-2741830-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[COBRA beneficiaries get special enrollment opportunity on ACA exchanges]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/cobra-beneficiaries-get-special-enrollment-opportunity-on-aca-exchanges-2741783-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/cobra-beneficiaries-get-special-enrollment-opportunity-on-aca-exchanges-2741783-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers ‘key’ in next ACA open-enrollment period]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/advisers-key-in-next-aca-open-enrollment-period-2741760-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_hc_health_reform/advisers-key-in-next-aca-open-enrollment-period-2741760-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[HHS eases stance on state authority over navigator regulation ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/hhs-eases-stance-on-state-authority-over-navigator-regulation-2741756-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/eba_communication/hhs-eases-stance-on-state-authority-over-navigator-regulation-2741756-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New post-Windsor guidance on same-sex marriage ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_benefits_management/new-post-windsor-guidance-on-same-sex-marriage-2741736-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/ebn_co_benefits_management/new-post-windsor-guidance-on-same-sex-marriage-2741736-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NAHU advocates for more special enrollment opportunities on exchanges]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-advocates-for-more-special-enrollment-opportunities-on-exchanges-2741647-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nahu-advocates-for-more-special-enrollment-opportunities-on-exchanges-2741647-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Disclaimers can be a good thing, particularly in benefit notices]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/disclaimers-can-be-a-good-thing-particularly-in-benefit-notices-2741618-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/disclaimers-can-be-a-good-thing-particularly-in-benefit-notices-2741618-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Adviser groups, Chamber of Commerce object to DOL fee guide rule]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/adviser-groups-chamber-of-commerce-object-to-dol-fee-guide-rule-2741613-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/adviser-groups-chamber-of-commerce-object-to-dol-fee-guide-rule-2741613-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[7 tips to not get sued]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/7-tips-to-not-get-sued-2741608-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/7-tips-to-not-get-sued-2741608-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Feds issue rules for paying insurers from retirement plans]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-issue-rules-for-paying-insurers-from-retirement-plans-2741532-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/feds-issue-rules-for-paying-insurers-from-retirement-plans-2741532-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employer mandate repeal won’t relinquish employers from ACA compliance]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employer-mandate-repeal-wont-relinquish-employers-from-aca-compliance-2741528-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employer-mandate-repeal-wont-relinquish-employers-from-aca-compliance-2741528-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Make sure you’re ready for an I-9 audit]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/make-sure-youre-ready-for-an-i-9-audit-2741432-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/make-sure-youre-ready-for-an-i-9-audit-2741432-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Scenario-planning: What may happen to the ACA after 2016 ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/scenario-planning-what-may-happen-to-the-aca-after-2016-2741428-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/scenario-planning-what-may-happen-to-the-aca-after-2016-2741428-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ID theft products moving from prevention to monitoring and damage control]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/id-theft-products-moving-from-prevention-to-monitoring-and-damage-control-2741425-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/id-theft-products-moving-from-prevention-to-monitoring-and-damage-control-2741425-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Don’t get cute when ERISA documents are requested]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dont-get-cute-when-erisa-documents-are-requested-2741407-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dont-get-cute-when-erisa-documents-are-requested-2741407-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Consider the plan document ‘king’ ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/consider-the-plan-document-king-2741319-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/consider-the-plan-document-king-2741319-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Control groups and the ACA — you need to be cautious]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/control-groups-and-the-aca-you-need-to-be-cautious-2741235-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/control-groups-and-the-aca-you-need-to-be-cautious-2741235-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA compliance: Advise employers to revise employee handbooks ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-compliance-advise-employers-to-revise-employee-handbooks-2741234-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-compliance-advise-employers-to-revise-employee-handbooks-2741234-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA regulations extend to a global workplace]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-regulations-extend-to-a-global-workplace-2741199-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-regulations-extend-to-a-global-workplace-2741199-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers eager for adviser guidance on ACA]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/employers-eager-for-adviser-guidance-on-aca-2741231-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/employers-eager-for-adviser-guidance-on-aca-2741231-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Advisers poised to help employers navigate benefit conundrum]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-poised-to-help-employers-navigate-benefit-conundrum-2741130-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/advisers-poised-to-help-employers-navigate-benefit-conundrum-2741130-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Sixth Circuit rules that telecommuting may be a reasonable accommodation]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sixth-circuit-rules-that-telecommuting-may-be-a-reasonable-accommodation-2740955-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/sixth-circuit-rules-that-telecommuting-may-be-a-reasonable-accommodation-2740955-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[IRS releases guidance on same sex marriage and retirement plan rollovers]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-releases-guidance-on-same-sex-marriage-and-retirement-plan-rollovers-2740954-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-releases-guidance-on-same-sex-marriage-and-retirement-plan-rollovers-2740954-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Should employers outsource to stay compliant?]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/should-employers-outsource-to-stay-compliant-2740791-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/should-employers-outsource-to-stay-compliant-2740791-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Networking on the go gets more specific]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/networking-on-the-go-gets-more-specific-2740613-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/networking-on-the-go-gets-more-specific-2740613-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Diversity efforts maintains vital role in recruitment]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/diversity-efforts-maintains-vital-role-in-recruitment-2740584-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/diversity-efforts-maintains-vital-role-in-recruitment-2740584-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Bill bumping ACA to 40-hour work week passes House]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/bill-bumping-aca-to-40-hour-work-week-passes-house-2740480-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/bill-bumping-aca-to-40-hour-work-week-passes-house-2740480-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Why it's not too late for employees to get on the exchange]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-its-not-too-late-for-employees-to-get-on-the-exchange-2740454-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/why-its-not-too-late-for-employees-to-get-on-the-exchange-2740454-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employers overwhelmingly favor fiduciary standard for plan providers, advisers]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-favor-fiduciary-standard-for-plan-providers-advisers-2740365-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employers-favor-fiduciary-standard-for-plan-providers-advisers-2740365-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Agents have many questions about ‘troublesome’ ACA rollout ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/agents-have-many-questions-about-troublesome-aca-rollout-2740264-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/agents-have-many-questions-about-troublesome-aca-rollout-2740264-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Supreme Court hears Hobby Lobby ACA challenge]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/supreme-court-hears-hobby-lobby-aca-challenge-2740191-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/supreme-court-hears-hobby-lobby-aca-challenge-2740191-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[GOP challenges Obama’s delay of employer mandate]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/gop-challenges-obamas-delay-of-employer-mandate-2740128-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/gop-challenges-obamas-delay-of-employer-mandate-2740128-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New York City Mayor signs new paid sick leave law]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/new-york-city-mayor-signs-new-paid-sick-leave-law-2740124-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/new-york-city-mayor-signs-new-paid-sick-leave-law-2740124-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[New HHS rule could exempt your client from ACA reinsurance fee]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/new-hhs-rule-could-exempt-your-client-from-aca-reinsurance-fee-2739963-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/new-hhs-rule-could-exempt-your-client-from-aca-reinsurance-fee-2739963-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[5 ways to keep your identity safe during spring break]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-ways-to-keep-your-identity-safe-during-spring-break-2739923-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/5-ways-to-keep-your-identity-safe-during-spring-break-2739923-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Dumping your spouse]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dumping-your-spouse-2739898-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dumping-your-spouse-2739898-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Fear the DOL health plan audit ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/fear-the-dol-health-plan-audit-2739837-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/fear-the-dol-health-plan-audit-2739837-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA compliance triggers outsourcing scrutiny]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-compliance-triggers-outsourcing-scrutiny-2739728-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-compliance-triggers-outsourcing-scrutiny-2739728-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[National broker licensing bureau gets silent treatment from Congress]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/national-broker-licensing-bureau-gets-silent-treatment-from-congress-2739724-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/national-broker-licensing-bureau-gets-silent-treatment-from-congress-2739724-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[4 ACA issues advisers should be discussing with clients]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/4-aca-issues-advisers-should-be-discussing-with-clients-2739586-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/4-aca-issues-advisers-should-be-discussing-with-clients-2739586-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[More states look to mandate retirement plans for private employees]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-states-look-to-mandate-retirement-plans-for-private-employees-2739482-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/more-states-look-to-mandate-retirement-plans-for-private-employees-2739482-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[CBO: Minimum wage increase would cost jobs]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cbo-minimum-wage-rise-cost-jobs-ease-poverty-2739381-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cbo-minimum-wage-rise-cost-jobs-ease-poverty-2739381-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[How one piecemeal ACA repeal was killed ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/how-one-piecemeal-aca-repeal-was-killed-2739310-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/how-one-piecemeal-aca-repeal-was-killed-2739310-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[The aftermath of the employer responsibility ruling]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-aftermath-of-the-employer-responsibility-ruling-2739306-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/the-aftermath-of-the-employer-responsibility-ruling-2739306-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Beware of E&O and D&O claims ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/beware-of-e-and-o-and-d-and-o-claims-2739233-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/beware-of-e-and-o-and-d-and-o-claims-2739233-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Act now to ensure compliance with ACA’s 2015 employer mandate]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/act-now-to-ensure-compliance-with-acas-2015-employer-mandate-2739061-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/blog/beadvised/act-now-to-ensure-compliance-with-acas-2015-employer-mandate-2739061-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What will Obama’s minimum wage action mean for employees?]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/what-will-obamas-minimum-wage-action-mean-for-employees-2739004-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/what-will-obamas-minimum-wage-action-mean-for-employees-2739004-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Bill to create national broker licensing org. passes Senate]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/bill-to-create-national-broker-licensing-org-passes-senate-2739001-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/bill-to-create-national-broker-licensing-org-passes-senate-2739001-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NARAB gets a shot at passage via flood insurance bill]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/narab-gets-a-shot-at-passage-via-flood-insurance-bill-2738876-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/narab-gets-a-shot-at-passage-via-flood-insurance-bill-2738876-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Prepare for 2015's play-or-pay penalties today: 3 places to start]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/prepare-for-2015s-play-or-pay-penalties-today-4-places-to-start-2738685-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/gallery/eba/prepare-for-2015s-play-or-pay-penalties-today-4-places-to-start-2738685-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[5 legal cases to watch]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/to-5-legal-cases-of-2013-2738426-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/to-5-legal-cases-of-2013-2738426-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA['Virtually no downside' to FSA ruling, experts say]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/virtually-no-downside-to-FSA-ruling-experts-say-2737695-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/virtually-no-downside-to-FSA-ruling-experts-say-2737695-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[OSHA proposes publishing worker injury data]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/osha-proposes-publishing-worker-injury-data-2737561-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/osha-proposes-publishing-worker-injury-data-2737561-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA dental coverage: Steps every plan must take]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/dental-aca-coverage-plan-design-2737519-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/dental-aca-coverage-plan-design-2737519-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[ACA changes: Thinking ahead to 2014]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-changes-thinking-ahead-to-2014-2737446-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/aca-changes-thinking-ahead-to-2014-2737446-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Senate OKs nationwide LGBT workplace equality; House dubious]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nationwide-lgbt-workplace-equality-popular-idea-difficult-path-2737413-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/nationwide-lgbt-workplace-equality-popular-idea-difficult-path-2737413-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Mercer Bullish on Future of Private Exchanges]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/video/Mercer-Bullish-Future-Private-Exchanges2737409-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/video/Mercer-Bullish-Future-Private-Exchanges2737409-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What's all the buzz about grandfathering?]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/whats-all-the-buzz-about-grandfathering-2737320-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/whats-all-the-buzz-about-grandfathering-2737320-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[FSA regs transformed: Employer action items]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/FSA-WageWorks-Jody-Dietel-500-2737342-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/podcasts/FSA-WageWorks-Jody-Dietel-500-2737342-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Boiling down the ACA]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boiling-down-aca-2737126-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/boiling-down-aca-2737126-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Supreme Court to decide statute of limitations for ERISA disability claim]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/supreme-court-to-decide-statute-limitations-erisa-disability-claim-2736980-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/supreme-court-to-decide-statute-limitations-erisa-disability-claim-2736980-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Employee benefits a possible debt deal negotiation tactic]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employee-benefits-could-be-on-debt-ceiling-chopping-block-2736813-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/employee-benefits-could-be-on-debt-ceiling-chopping-block-2736813-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Shutdown crippling guidance and regulation for employee benefits]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shutdown-crippling-guidance-and-regulation-for-employee-benefits-2736854-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/shutdown-crippling-guidance-and-regulation-for-employee-benefits-2736854-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Cigna Tells Brokers to Halt Certain HIX Sales]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cigna-tells-brokers-to-halt-certain-hix-sales-2736857-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/cigna-tells-brokers-to-halt-certain-hix-sales-2736857-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[E&O and the ACA: Are you liable?]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/e-and-o-and-the-aca-are-you-liable-2736773-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/e-and-o-and-the-aca-are-you-liable-2736773-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Exchanges debut as early hurdles may slow signups]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-debut-early-hurdles-may-slow-signups-bloomberg-2736584-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/exchanges-debut-early-hurdles-may-slow-signups-bloomberg-2736584-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Government shutdown bad for contractors' benefits ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/government-shutdown-bad-for-contractors-benefits-2736583-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/government-shutdown-bad-for-contractors-benefits-2736583-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[Two court cases challenge the legality of subsidies on federal exchanges]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/two-court-cases-challenge-legality-subsidies-on-federal-exchanges-2736480-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/two-court-cases-challenge-legality-subsidies-on-federal-exchanges-2736480-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[District court grants trial-by-jury to ERISA plaintiff]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/district-court-grants-trial-by-jury-to-erisa-plaintiff-2736228-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/district-court-grants-trial-by-jury-to-erisa-plaintiff-2736228-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[DOL pushes back fiduciary proposal]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dol-pushes-back-fiduciary-proposal-2736164-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/dol-pushes-back-fiduciary-proposal-2736164-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[$100-a-day penalties: ACA non-compliance can be expensive]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/100-dollar-day-penalties-ppaca-non-compliance-expensive-2736099-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/100-dollar-day-penalties-ppaca-non-compliance-expensive-2736099-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[NARAB bill to create national broker licensing bureau passes House]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/narab-bill-create-national-broker-licensing-bureau-passes-house-2736048-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/narab-bill-create-national-broker-licensing-bureau-passes-house-2736048-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS <![CDATA[What benefit providers need to know about the IRS same-sex marriage ruling ]]> Tue, 02 Sep 2014 08:04:08 EDT http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-officially-recognizes-same-sex-marriages-2735936-1.html http://eba.benefitnews.com/news/irs-officially-recognizes-same-sex-marriages-2735936-1.html?CMP=OTC-RSS