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News Brief: Make Sure You Aren’t Grounded by the Real ID Act

Don’t miss an important meeting or family gathering, and don’t be that person who makes everyone else wait in line. Real IDs are set to become a new requirement […]
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5 THINGS TO REMEMBER AS OPEN ENROLLMENT SEASON APPROACHES

Open Enrollment season is upon us. For many human resources professionals, that statement sends chills down the spine, and that’s completely understandable as it can be a stressful time […]
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News Brief: 2018 FATALITY AND CATASTROPHE INSPECTIONS UP, BUT OTHER NUMBERS DOWN IN ANNUAL OSHA ENFORCEMENT SUMMARY

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) investigated the most fatalities and catastrophes in over a decade during the 2018 fiscal year, but overall inspections were down slightly. In […]
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MJ Insurance Appoints Hodges and Johnson to Phoenix Team

PHOENIX – (Aug. 13, 2019) – MJ Insurance, one of the nation’s largest privately-held insurance agencies with more than five decades of success, has named Megan Hodges, Employee Benefits […]
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News Brief: EQUIFAX TO COMPENSATE VICTIMS OF DATA BREACH AS PART OF ITS SETTLEMENT WITH THE FTC

In 2017, Equifax, one of the largest credit reporting agencies in the United States, was the victim of a massive cyber attack—an attack that compromised the personal information of […]
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ACA Compliance Bulletin: IRS Expands Preventive Care for HDHPs to Include Chronic Conditions

OVERVIEW On July 17, 2019, the IRS released Notice 2019-45 to add care for a range of chronic conditions to the list of preventive care benefits that can be […]
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Employee Benefits Veteran Hassinger Joins MJ Insurance

INDIANAPOLIS – (July 31, 2019) – Kristi Hassinger, a 14-year employee benefits veteran has been named Client Executive in the Benefits Consulting group of MJ Insurance, one of the […]
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Healthcare Compliance Bulletin: California Enacts State Individual Mandate

OVERVIEW On June 28, 2019, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law a state budget for 2019-2020 that establishes a state individual mandate, effective Jan. 1, 2020. This state-based […]
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HR PROFESSIONALS! IT IS TIME TO TAKE YOUR SEAT AT THE TABLE

We work with human resources professionals on a daily basis here at MJ, and one thing is certain… we hear time and time again that HR directors and managers […]
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Compliance Overview: CONNECTICUT ENACTS PAID FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE LAW

OVERVIEW On June 25, 2019, Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont signed Public Act 19-25 into law, establishing a statewide paid family and medical leave program. This new paid family leave […]
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