Special Rules Apply To Documents With Employee Protected Health Information

Editor’s Note: The following post by Heather Abrigo, Counsel in the Los Angeles office, appears in the latest issue of the California HR Newsletter.  To sign-up to receive the California HR Newsletter click here. Special Rules Apply To Documents With Employee Protected Health Information By: Heather B. Abrigo The Issue: Must an employer safeguard documents containing … Continue reading “Special Rules Apply To Documents With Employee Protected Health Information”

Audiocast – Impact of DOMA and Proposition 8 on California Employers – September 9, 2013 at Noon Pacific

The recent Defense of Marriage Act “DOMA” ruling has caused some concerns for human resources professionals and in-house counsel of companies headquartered or doing business in California. Those concerns include: (i) how will DOMA impact their policies, (ii) how will it affect benefit plans and retirement plans, and (iii) what does the ruling mean for … Continue reading “Audiocast – Impact of DOMA and Proposition 8 on California Employers – September 9, 2013 at Noon Pacific”

Get the Most Out of Your Employee Payroll Audit

By Kate S. Gold, Heather B. Abrigo and Philippe Lebel Employee payroll audits, which have long been recommended as a best practice for corporations that want to stay on the right side of the law, have become even more critical with the current proliferation of labor and employment laws at the state level. Among other … Continue reading “Get the Most Out of Your Employee Payroll Audit”

Complimentary Webinar – Regulatory and Economic Outlook: Health Care Reform and Your Business

The uncertainty of the implications of the Affordable Care Act (health care reform), the current debate over the debt ceiling, federal sequestration and the ever-changing regulatory and legislative environment continue to serve as key sources of confusion and concern for businesses and organizations across the U.S. On Wednesday, October 9, 2013, from 10 – 11 am … Continue reading “Complimentary Webinar – Regulatory and Economic Outlook: Health Care Reform and Your Business”