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Jan 25, 2024 | OSHA Electronic Recordkeeping and Reporting Requirements Expanded to Certain Employers
Effective January 1, 2024, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (“OSHA”) expands its electronic recordkeeping and reporting requirements for certain employers in designated industries. The regulation, “Improve Tracking of Workplace Injur...
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Jan 18, 2024 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Healthcare Practice Lease Negotiations: Avoid Missing Out on Potential Opportunities
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry. In this episode of Roetzel’s HealthLaw HotSpot, host Ericka Adler wel...
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Jan 16, 2024 | New Illinois Law Requires Larger Employers to Give Transit Benefits to Employees
Toward the end of 2023, Illinois enacted the Transportation Benefits Program Act. This Act, which became effective January 1, 2024, requires employers with 50 or more employees to provide their employees with a pre-tax commuter benefit. In this regar...
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Jan 12, 2024 | U.S. Department of Labor Implements New Rule to Clarify Worker Classification under FLSA
The US Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division has finalized a new rule to determine whether a worker is an employee or an independent contractor under the Fair Labor Standards Act. This rule will go into effect on March 11, 2024.  The new rule is...
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Jan 5, 2024 | IRS Issues Proposed Regulations on Long-Term, Part-Time Employees
Historically, qualified retirement plans have excluded part-time employees from participation. An employer’s ability to do so has now been limited by the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act (“SECURE Act”) and the SECURE Act 2.0...
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Jan 4, 2024 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Updates to Statute 1557 that Healthcare Providers Need to Know
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry. Joining host Ericka Adler on the first #HealthlawHotSpot of 2024 is f...
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Jan 3, 2024 | Is the After School Satan Club Coming to Your School District?
The decision of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania in Satanic Temple, Inc. v. Saucon Valley School District, ___ F.Supp.3d ___, 2023 WL 3182934, 2023 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 75001 (May 1, 2023) is a reminder that if a public sc...
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Dec 22, 2023 | Status of DOJ and EPA Policies on Supplemental Environmental Projects
A critical tool in crafting settlement agreements in environmental enforcement cases with DOJ and U.S. EPA has been reauthorized. There have been numerous policy changes at the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and U.S. EPA during President Biden...
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Dec 21, 2023 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Employee Retention Tax Credit: Post Covid Updates for Healthcare Practices
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry. Joining host Ericka Adler on the HealthLaw HotSpot this week is fello...
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Dec 13, 2023 | Chicago Paid Leave and Paid Sick Leave Ordinance Act Set to Take Effect on December 31
On December 31, 2023, the City of Chicago’s Paid Leave and Paid Sick Leave Ordinance will take effect.  This Act will require Chicago employers to provide each of their employees, including domestic workers, up to 40 hours of Paid Leave for Any Reaso...
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Dec 7, 2023 | New Federal Law to Create Reporting Requirements for Most U.S. Entities
Many entities across the United States are about to have increased reporting requirements starting January 1, 2024. After a long anticipated-wait, FinCEN, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, issued a final rule on the Beneficial Ownership Infor...
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December 2023 | R.E.S.P.E.C.T. My Last Wishes
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Nov 30, 2023 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Middle East Conflict Impact on the Healthcare Workplace: An HR Perspective
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry. This week on the HealthLaw HotSpot, host Ericka Adler is joined by fe...
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Nov 16, 2023 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Healthcare Practice Hiring: Finding and Hiring the Best Staff
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry. On the HealthLaw HotSpot this week, host Ericka Adler is joined by sp...
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Nov 13, 2023 | IRS Issues Inflation Adjustments for 2024
The IRS recently announced the 2024 annual inflation adjustments for key tax provisions. Of interest to our clients, Standard Deduction: The standard deduction for married couples filing jointly increases by $1,500 to $29,200. For single taxpay...
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Nov 10, 2023 | Ohio Issue 2 Passes: Analysis of Impact on Schools
With the passage of Issue 2 in the November 7, 2023, general election, a new chapter of the Ohio Revised Code will be created: Chapter 3780, Adult Use Cannabis Control. While the new law in Ohio authorizes what is referred to as allowable forms of “a...
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Nov 8, 2023 | Ohio’s a Buzz: Impact of Legalization of Recreational Marijuana Use on Employers
Yesterday, Ohio voters overwhelmingly passed Issue 2, legalizing recreational marijuana use. Today employers are wondering, “how does this new law affect the workplace?” The short answer is: not much.  Consistent with current Ohio law regarding me...
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Nov 2, 2023 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Web-based Tracking Technology and AI: HIPAA Compliance Issues for Health Care Practices
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry. On this episode of the Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot, host Ericka Adler i...
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November 2023 | What Physicians Need to Know about Med Spas
Many physicians have become interested in opening med spas, adding med spa services to their existing medical practices or even serving as a medical director of a med spa. If any of these ideas are appealing to you (or your practice), there are vario...
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Oct 30, 2023 | The National Labor Relations Board Issues Expansive Joint Employer Rule
Do you use a staffing agency to provide workers for your day-to-day operations?   Are you a franchisor that licenses your trademark and business model to franchisees? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, you should keep reading b...