John J. Hunter


Articles:

  • Tuesday, March 31, 2009
    President Obama signed the $787 billion stimulus package, formally known as the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (the Act), on Feb. 17, 2009. Included within the Act are provisions related to the federal rules governing continuation of group health plan coverage under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985, widely known as COBRA,...
  • Monday, September 1, 2008
    On July 23, 2008, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) issued proposed regulations that, if adopted, will require fiduciaries of Section 401(k) plans and other participant-directed defined contribution plans to make new disclosures to participants regarding plan-related fees, investment-related fees and investment performance data. The regulations are...
  • Thursday, July 1, 2004
    The Internal Revenue Service has issued a series of guidance this year regarding health savings accounts ("HSAs"), which were created as of January 1, 2004 by the new Medicare prescription drug law that was enacted last December. The IRS issued the guidance to make it easy to operate HSAs in accordance with the law and to encourage both employers and...