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December 5, 2013 – 1,480 views
Thomas Vallas - Hoy Chrissinger Kimmel, PC
This article discusses the effective compliance program mandate for all health care providers: the policy behind the mandate, the requirements that must be met, and the advantages of establish an effective program... Full Story 
December 5, 2013 – 1,253 views
Kelly Scott Esq. - Ervin Cohen & Jessup LLP
With another year comes another new set of laws for California employers; what else would you expect from sending a bunch of legislators to Sacramento? Here is an overview of the highlights of 2014's offerings which are generally applicable to all California employers... Full Story 
December 4, 2013 – 1,028 views
Legal Compliance Resource
Public TV as well as radio stations in the United States will no longer be allowed to run paid ads for political candidates and corporations. An old law of the country which banned these public stations from displaying any sort of paid ads for political parties and firms was upheld by one of the federal... Full Story 
December 2, 2013 – 922 views
Legal Compliance Resource
Vacant and abandoned properties can create problems by reducing the value of the surrounding homes and degrading the aesthetics of the neighborhood. These holdings stay underutilized for a number of reasons, like high demolition and redevelopment costs, complex title issues, and a weak market. One successful plan of action to fight these difficulties.... Full Story 
November 27, 2013 – 956 views
Legal Compliance Resource
Developers in the United States received an approval last month permitting them to build apartments at a high pace that would allow them to complete ambitious projects in five years. This trend can help to a great extent in boosting the economic growth of the country in the last quarter of the year. Full Story 
November 21, 2013 – 1,071 views
Rebecca Dobbs Bush - SmithAmundsen LLC
In the wake of Health Care Reform, we have seen quite a few changes to the rules relating to HSAs, FSAs and HRAs. Now with Notice 2013-71, the IRS has announced yet another change to the rules relating to health FSAs. Designed to encourage participation in health FSAs, the IRS is permitting (but not requiring) plans to allow participants to carry over balances into the next plan year in amounts up to $500... Full Story 
November 20, 2013 – 962 views
Legal Compliance Resource
The Senate Banking Commission is to make a decision on whom to nominate to head the Federal Bank. The panel is all set to vote for Janet Yellen, the bank’s current vice chairman. Yellen will be the first woman head of the Fed Bank. Prior to her current post, Yellen was president of the Federal Reseve Bank of San Fransisco, and was also a part of the economic advisory team of President Clinton... Full Story 
November 18, 2013 – 1,214 views
Legal Compliance Resource
The waiver under the subrogation clauses are often overlooked or misunderstood by a large number of landlords as well as tenants. However, these clauses are very important to both parties and play an important role in allocation of risk functions. Any failure to consider the scope of these provisions could lead to a significantly high amount of risk exposure for either party. Subrogation plays a major role in settling of insurance policies... Full Story