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They're Heeeerrrreeee . . . Obamacare Exchanges Go Live

Just a quick reminder that the Affordable Care Act's Health Insurance Marketplace is open for business! I don't know what it says about me as a person that the first thing I did when I got up this morning was check out the new website to see what it looked like . . . . but that's what I did...

Questions about Obamacare, Covered California, and Tax or Not

California is the poster state for Obamacare (the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“ACA”)). The majority of the California Legislature and Governor also made the decision for California to run its own insurance exchanges. So . . . the implementation and management of the Act will...

The Affordable Care Act: Two New Employer Responsibilities Went Into Effect on October 1, 2013

by Ann Kontner As this article is being written there is much uncertainty surrounding the “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)” aka the “Affordable Care Act (ACA)” aka “Obamacare.” Whatever you call it, barring a major change, there are two steps...

7th Circuit Weighs in on Contraceptive Mandate

Well, the Circuit split widens in the Affordable Care Act ("Obamacare") contraception mandate litigation. On Friday, the Seventh Circuit issued its opinion in Korte v. Sebelius [ an enhanced version of this opinion is available to lexis.com subscribers ]. It's a lengthy opinion, but the...