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King Decision on ACA Subsidies

On July 22, 2014, two conflicting decisions on the legality of insurance subsidies provided in federally established health care exchanges were handed down. In the Halbig decision, discussed previously in this blog, the D.C. Circuit of the U.S. Court of … Continue reading

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Bankruptcy Protection for IRAs and ERISA Plans

A previous post, found here, discussed the recent Supreme Court decision, in Clark v. Rameker, which held that inherited IRAs do not constitute retirement accounts and therefore do not receive the bankruptcy protections many such accounts receive. While that decision … Continue reading

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Projected PPACA Costs: 72% Increase in Indiana, 50% Decrease in New York

State officials have been weighing in regarding the impact of the Affordable Care Act on insurance premiums through the new health insurance exchanges.  Initial reports indicate that the impact on the individual market may be dramatic (either positive or negative) … Continue reading

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RED LIGHT: TREASURY DELAYS PPACA EMPLOYER PENALTIES

In a stunning move, the U.S. Department of the Treasury (“Treasury”) delayed the shared responsibility penalties under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”) until 2015.  Late Tuesday afternoon, Treasury posted a blog entitled Continuing to Implement the ACA … Continue reading

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