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Employer Support for Caregivers

September is World Alzheimer’s Month, and the focus of this year’s month-long awareness campaign is the importance of support for people living with dementia and their families. Employers can take… Read more >

Talking Benefits Podcast: Riding the Investments Roller Coaster

The recent ups and downs of the stock market and the economy can be dizzying. In the latest podcast episode, my colleague Justin Held got the opportunity to talk to… Read more >

Magazine Extra: Long COVID and ADA

In the beginning of the pandemic, employers struggled to determine whether workers who contracted COVID-19 qualified for disability protections under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). More than two years… Read more >

Are Employers Revisiting Student Loan Repayment Strategies Now?

President Biden’s student loan relief plan is affecting employers’ considerations for student loan repayment benefits, according to a new survey report from the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans. Eleven… Read more >

Quiet Quitting: What to Know About the Latest Workplace Trend

What Is Quiet Quitting? It’s been hot in the headlines and dominating social media scrolls over the past few weeks—quiet quitting. A viral TikTok video popularized the concept in July,… Read more >

Retirement Board Abused Its Discretion in Disability Benefits Denial

By Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP Every month, the International Foundation releases the Legal and Legislative Reporter, a compilation of new employee benefits-related case summaries. Below is a summary we… Read more >