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ERISA Plans – Determining Plan Name, Number and Year

Employee welfare benefit plans (such as group health plans) are required to have their own identifying information, including a plan name, plan number and plan year. 113 more words


How to Prevent Audit Quality from Declining

A recent study by the DOL found that audit quality is declining. What does this mean for plan sponsors?


Tibble v. Edison International

In May 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States (the “Supreme Court”) published its long-awaited opinion in Tibble v. Edison International.

The Supreme Court held that an ERISA fiduciary has a duty to continuously monitor the prudence of investment options offered under a qualified retirement plan, separate and distinct from their duty to prudently initially select investment options. 513 more words

Aetna and Out of Network Rates

According to a recent article, “when Aetna Inc. lost a court case recently, it marked a stark reminder to health plans and benefit sponsors in ERISA self-funded plans that the growing trend for provider lawsuits over out-of-network rates may force changes to their strategies.”  This stems from a ruling on September 11, 2015 in… 35 more words

Healthcare Reimbursement

Health Care Org's ERISA Health Plan Reimbursement Opportunities & Compliance Obligations Free 9/15 Study Group Topic

Solutions Law Press, Inc. is happy to share information about this upcoming free health industry study group meeting on 9/15/2015 in Irving, Texas.


Health Care Fraud

Lawsuit Alleges "Right-Sizing" Illegal Under ACA, ERISA

A new lawsuit may test the legality of “right-sizing” where the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) intersect. The class-action lawsuit, … 254 more words

Affordable Care Act