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Serving over 1.8 million Massachusetts residents, MassHealth provides access to healthcare services for people of varying ages and life circumstances across the Commonwealth. These services improve enrollees’ health and enable them to succeed in...

The sponsorship of a qualified retirement plan can be rewarding but frustrating – there are so many rules. Unfortunately agricultural employers are not given a break when it comes to sponsoring such retirement plans. Originally published on...

New York has increased its effort to enforce cybersecurity by creating a new unit designed to combat cybercrime and protect individuals’ sensitive data from attacks....
By: Morgan Lewis

Lawyers know better than most people that words matter – after all, who knows better than a contract lawyer that a nuanced clause can make or break a deal? But who knows better than your marketing team that “marketing” is a four-letter word? It...

Broker-dealer firms that have elected to participate in FINRA’s 529 Plan Share Class Initiative must submit their confirmation of eligibility to FINRA by Friday, May 31st.......

On May 23, 2019, the California Department of Tax and Fee Administration (DTFA) held an interested parties meeting to discuss proposed amendments to the sales and use tax regulations related to the recently enacted California remote seller sales and...

The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently issued its Final Rule imposing new requirements for hazardous waste pharmaceuticals. The Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals Rule, issued February 22, 2019, modifies 40 C.F.R. Parts 261,...

At NAVEX Global’s May Master Class, Hui Chen, former Compliance Counsel Expert to the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), and Carrie Penman, Chief Compliance Officer and Senior Vice President at NAVEX Global, discussed recent updates to the DOJ’s...

In U.S. Supreme Court news, the justices heard oral argument in a Telephone Consumer Protection Act case with broad implications and denied certiorari in an appeal of the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) stance that the use of soundboard technology...

The legislature continued a slow pace this week, with Senate leadership spending most of its time behind closed doors making the final decisions on its proposed budget. The Senate is expected to release their budget early next week and vote on the...

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