A First Look at the American Health Care Act

On Thursday May 4, 2017, the House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act of 2017. The legislation, which repeals the Affordable Health Care Act passed during the Obama administration, must move onto the Senate, ...

Court OK’s Medical Exams For Wellness Programs

  • Jan 19, 2016
  • ADA
  • Michael G. McNally

A Wisconsin federal court has now given a clean bill of health to employer-sponsored wellness programs requiring medical examinations as a condition of enrollment in the employer’s health insurance plan. In EEOC v. Flambeau, Inc., ...

President Orders Paid Sick Leave for 2017

President Obama has now issued an Executive Order requiring federal contractors (and subcontractors) to offer up to 7 days of paid sick leave each year. This new requirement will not apply, however, until January 1, ...