Coca-Cola gets final OK to fund benefit risks with captive insurer

The U.S. Department of Labor has given final approval to The Coca-Cola Co. to expand the use of its South Carolina captive insurance company to fund additional benefits risks. Read More..
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New Enforcement and Reporting Rules Applicable to Multiple Employer Welfare Arrangements (MEWAs)

On March 1, 2013, the Department of Labor published two sets of final regulations relating to multiple employer welfare arrangements (MEWAs) – one containing enforcement rules and the other reporting requirements. (In general, an MEWA is any arrangement which is established or m
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Questions and Answers on Reform’s Transitional Reinsurance Fee

Employers are understandably nervous about the transitional reinsurance fee, which health insurers and employer health plans must pay from 2014 through 2016. The fee will be collected by HHS, even though the states will tailor their own risk adjustment programs. It must be paid annual
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