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Oregon’s Same-Sex Marriage Ban Unconstitutional, Judge Rules


Oregon’s prohibition on same-sex marriage conflicts with the United States Constitution’s guarantee of equal protection, newly appointed U.S. District Court Judge Michael McShane has held in a case filed on behalf of four couples in Multnomah County. 536 more words

Labor & Employment

Drive 55

How fast do you go on the highway? The speed limit or 9 miles per hour over the speed limit. If you are in North Jersey you can’t go the speed limit safely can you? 173 more words



The Internal Revenue Service, the Employee Benefits Security Administration and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services have released a set of interim final regulations and a set of proposed regulations related to coverage for recommended contraceptive services.  1,042 more words


Fifth Circuit Reiterates ERISA Standard of Review.

ERISA Standard Of Review, by Raymond Ward, Louisiana Civil Appeals


In case anyone needed a reminder about the district court’s standard of review in an ERISA case, the U.S.

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The ERISA Rules for Premium Reimbursement Plans

More and more, small and medium sized businesses are transitioning away from group health insurance and setting up self-insured medical reimbursement plans to reimburse employees tax-free for individual health insurance. 315 more words