ACA Checkup: How to Avoid Major Compliance Errors
Wednesday 1:30 – 2:30 PM
The ACA turned 9 years old in 2019, but many employers struggle to comply with all of its requirements. This session will focus on major pitfalls we have seen since 2010 and how to avoid them. ACA reporting, coverage mandates, preventive services, employer shared responsibility and HRAs will be addressed, among other issues.
Rich is a principal in Mercer’s Regulatory Resource Group (RRG). As an attorney, he consults on issues for clients of all sizes on federal and state laws, including the ACA, ERISA, HIPAA, COBRA, tax issues and mental health parity.
Rich has more than 25 years of experience in the employee benefits industry.
Rich holds a BS in broadcast journalism from TCU. He holds a JD degree from the University of Houston. Rich is a member of the State Bar of Texas and serves as sole contributing editor for the Business & Legal Resources Flex Plan Handbook.