Tag: healthcare

On October 12, 2017, President Trump issued an Executive Order directing the Departments of Labor (DOL), Health and Human Services (HHS), and Treasury to develop new rules to allow some exemptions from the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The Order indicates the Administration’s priorities although it has no immediate effect since any rule changes must first…

The following question recently came from one of our clients requesting our assistance to better understand and manage this issue. Question:  Is a California employer required to allow an employee use of prescribed medical marijuana in the workplace? Answer:  An employer has the right to enforce a drug-free policy in the workplace even though medical…

Medicare law is complex, long winded, and has lead to many complaints from many people over the years. Complaints are most common amongst judges, but many people in the HR and Benefits industries have to deal with these laws as well, resulting in many more complaints. This piece for The Wall Street Journal by Joe…