Recent Alerts

Red Alert: Post-Election Analysis
Red Alert | Nov. 7, 2018 | Government Affairs

There are impacts for commercial brokerage from Congress all the way down to thousands of state legislative seats.

Trump Administration Releases Final Rule on STLDI
Yellow Alert | Aug. 1, 2018 | ACA, Employee Benefits, Government Affairs, Healthcare

On August 1st, the Departments of Treasury, Labor and Health and Human Services released their final rule amending the definition of “short-term, limited duration insurance” (STLDI).

House Passes NFIP Extension; Bill Heads to Senate
Yellow Alert | Jul. 25, 2018 | Flood

The U.S. House of Representatives successfully passed a reauthorization of the NFIP until November 30, 2018. The bill now heads to the Senate ahead of the July 31 deadline.

Yellow Alert: Final Rule on Association Health Plans
Yellow Alert | Jun. 19, 2018 | Employee Benefits, Government Affairs, Healthcare

The White House and the Department of Labor (“DOL”) rolled out the Administration’s long-awaited final rule on association health plans (“AHPs”).

Cadillac Tax Delayed by Two Years
Yellow Alert | Jan. 22, 2018 | ACA, Cadillac Tax, Employee Benefits, Government Affairs, Healthcare

Implementation of the Cadillac Tax on health insurance plans will be delayed by two years, from 2020 to 2022, as part of a deal reached in Congress.

Contact Congress to Delay Cadillac Tax
Red Alert | Jan. 17, 2018 | ACA, Cadillac Tax, Employee Benefits, Government Affairs, Healthcare

Congress is considering delaying implementation of the Cadillac Tax by two years as part of a short-term funding measure that must be passed by Friday to avoid a government shutdown.

House, Senate Pass Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017
Yellow Alert | Dec. 20, 2017 | ACA, Cadillac Tax, Employee Benefits, Employer Tax Exclusion, Government Affairs, Healthcare, Taxes

The House of Representatives and Senate voted along party lines to pass H.R. 1, the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017. The President is expected to sign the legislation this week.