Affordable Care Act: What employers need to know

Given that ESI is the primary source of coverage for Americans, any change to this market is of significant interest to employers

The following is an introduction to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the first installment in a multi-part series on employer responsibilities and obligations under the ACA.

The ACA includes a number of provisions that affect employer decisions to offer coverage to employees after beginning in 2014. Given that employer sponsored insurance (ESI) is the primary source of coverage for Americans, any change to this market is of significant interest to employers.

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Kimberly James

Kimberly James is Of Counsel in the Houston office of McGlinchey Stafford . Kim handles labor and employment law, as well as other general business...

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