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20-May-2017 What is the New York State Paid Family Leave Law?
The New York State Paid Family Leave (PFL) Law, which is set to go into effect on January 1, 2018, provides paid leave to..

30-Sep-2015 WLA Volunteers At Sparrow’s Nest Summer Camp Program
For the last two weeks Alexis Mills and Jennifer Talbot of Complete Benefit Solutions; and Devan Cleary of the Hodgkins Agenc..

29-Jul-2014 Federal Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings on Subsidies in Federal Exchanges
Several lawsuits have been filed by individuals and employers to challenge the ability of the federal government to provide t..

25-Jul-2014 NY law extends availability of health coverage to dependents to age 30
The legislation has two dependent coverage features: the "make available option" and the "Young Adult - NY DU30 option". U..

11-Oct-2013 2014 Open Enrollment Checklist Health Exchange
To prepare for open enrollment, health plan sponsors should become familiar with the legal changes affecting their plans for ..

07-Oct-2013 Employee Notices of Exchanges for Employers
The following is a Legislative Alert, here is a step by step process (document includes links, best viewed online) regarding ..

22-May-2013 Feds Announce Exchange Notification Postponement
On Jan. 24, 2013, federal regulators postponed the “notice of exchange” requirement for employers indefinitely. T..

08-Aug-2012 New COBESO Website
Our website has been completely revamped. We hope you like it!..