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Archive | February, 2014

Liazon Welcomes Humana to the Bright Choices Exchange

Scott Stauffer, Director for the Benefit Advisors Network Private Exchange Department, has over 25 years of healthcare and employee benefits experience and is Vice President, Group Operations at the C.M. Smith Agency, Inc.  Scott’s experience in strategy and design of Private Exchanges lends itself to leading the rollout of BAN’s Private Exchange product. Prior to […]

Final Regulations on Employer “Play or Pay” Mandate Released

Peter J. Marathas, Jr. Legal & Compliance Director, Benefit Advisors Network Produced in conjunction with Proskauer Rose law firm. February 24, 2013   Final Regulations on Employer “Play or Pay” Mandate Released IRS Provides Transition Relief to Small Employers (50 – 99 Employees) On Tuesday, February 10, 2014, the IRS released final regulations on the Affordable […]

Final Regulations for Implementing the ACA 90-day Waiting Periods for Group Insurance

Peter J. Marathas, Jr. Legal & Compliance Director, Benefit Advisors Network Produced in conjunction with Proskauer Rose law firm. Final Regulations for Implementing the ACA 90-day Waiting Periods for Group Insurance February 21, 2013 Federal Regulators (the Departments of Labor, Treasury, and Health and Human Services) announced yesterday, February 20, that they are releasing Final Regulations […]