Category Archives: Education Law

2017 ACA Reporting – Free Video Now Available for Public Schools from Bose McKinney & Evans

Bose McKinney & Evans LLP presents a new, free video, led by partner Jim Hamilton, available for Indiana and Illinois schools to review the 2017 IRS 1094 and 1095 forms. The deadline to file 1094-B, 1095-B, 1094-C and 1095-C (as … Continue reading

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What To Do About ACA Reporting

By Jim Hamilton, jhamilton@boselaw.com, 317-684-5419   I have been advising employers to wait until February 1, 2017 before starting work on the 2016 1094 and 1095 forms. My hope was that, based upon all of the campaign rhetoric, the ACA … Continue reading

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Executive Order Issued on ACA

[Official Guidance]  The White House, via Fox News Text of President Trump’s Executive Order: ‘Minimizing the Economic Burden of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Pending Repeal’ Signed on Jan. 20, 2017. “To the maximum extent permitted by law, the … Continue reading

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U.S. Department of Labor Announces Final Rule on Overtime Exemption

The U.S. Department of Labor today issued its much anticipated final rule on the overtime exemption for “white collar” workers under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act. The final rule is expected to impact the overtime eligibility of 4.2 million … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Issues Directive on Transgender Access to School Restrooms

A joint letter, commonly referred to as the “Dear Colleague” letter, from the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice was sent to schools today, Friday, May 13, 2016, with guidelines for every public school district in the country to allow … Continue reading

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From No Child Left Behind to Every Child Achieves

What’s in a name?  Well, an awful lot.  No Child Left Behind (“NCLB”) was a continuation of the Johnson Administration’s focus on addressing poverty in America.  Those efforts continue as we consider unemployment, housing and infrastructure and the impact on … Continue reading

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New Proposed FMLA Regulations Extend Protections to Same-Sex Spouses

Recently the U.S. Department of Labor announced proposed regulations that would extend Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) protections to same-sex spouses. These proposed regulations are widely anticipated to become final after a brief public comment period. The FMLA entitles … Continue reading

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