New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 4

Disability Insurance Benefits

New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 4 On April 1, 2018, a new disability claim regulation came into effect. The regulation was promulgated by the United States Department of Labor (referred to herein as “DOL”) under the authority of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”) and applies to all employee benefit plans that provide disability benefits. … Read More

New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 3

Disability Insurance Benefits

New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 3 On April 1, 2018, a new disability claim regulation came into effect. The regulation was promulgated by the United States Department of Labor (referred to herein as “DOL”) under the authority of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”) and applies to all employee benefit plans that provide disability benefits. … Read More

GenX – EPA cites Chemours for Violating the Toxic Substances Control Act.

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GenX – EPA cites Chemours for Violating the Toxic Substances Control Act A recent notice of violations issued by the United States Environmental Protection Agency alleges that The Chemours Company failed to disclose its use of toxic chemicals at plants located in North Carolina and West Virginia. On February 13, 2019, the EPA cited Chemours for violating Sections 5 and … Read More

New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 2

Disability Insurance Benefits

New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 2 On April 1, 2018, a new disability claim regulation came into effect. The regulation was promulgated by the United States Department of Labor (referred to herein as “DOL”) under the authority of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”) and applies to all employee benefit plans that provide disability benefits. … Read More

New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 1

Disability Insurance Benefits

New ERISA Disability Claim Regulations – Part 1 On December 19, 2016, the United States Department of Labor (referred to herein as “DOL”) revised the claims procedures for employee benefit plans that provide disability benefits under the Employee Retirement Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”). The DOL’s new regulation strengthened the current rules primarily by applying to disability benefit claims the … Read More

Support North Carolina Legislation to Close the Medicaid Coverage Gap

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Support North Carolina legislation to close the Medicaid gap. Yesterday, on the first day of the 2019 session, North Carolina legislators introduced Senate Bill 3 and House Bill 5, which would raise the eligibility ceiling for citizens to qualify for Medicaid. The Bills would provide Medicaid coverage to those who have modified adjusted gross income that is at or below … Read More