Fairness, Age Can Play Major Roles in Employee Morale

After several years that saw pay freezes, layoffs and cuts to benefits, it’s not surprising that employee morale has taken a serious hit.

Agencies Target Businesses in Immigration Efforts

Federal and state governments are revving up the effort against illegal immigration and are increasingly putting businesses in the crosshairs.

Tweaked Rules, Court Ruling Cast More Doubt on Impact of PPACA

The federal government continued to rework regulations stemming from the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) in June amid a key court ruling and a wave of studies that tried to forecast how employers will cope with the long-term effects of the law.

Employer Briefs

Roundup of employer-related news for July 2011.

Changes to PPACA Internal, External Review Processes

Group health plans (other than those that are "grandfathered") must comply with a number of internal claims and appeals procedures that go beyond those previously required under ERISA.

July Webinar: Wrap Documents for Welfare Plans

We will review how plan sponsors can use one or more "wrap" documents to satisfy compliance requirements.