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Supreme Court Ruling May Eliminate Costs of Inconsistent Marriage Laws
Higher benefit costs could be alleviated if the Supreme Court provides a uniform right for same-sex marriage.

President Announces Paid-Leave Proposals
President Obama wants employers with 15 or more workers to provide paid family and sick leave benefits.

Call to Cap Retirement Savings by ‘Wealthy’
President Obama’s proposal to limit combined retirement plan assets has proved controversial, as did his call to reduce tax advantages for 529 college savings plans.

State by State, Health Costs Outpaced Pay Raises
As increases in workers’ health costs outpace the growth of their paychecks, they experience a de facto pay cut. But the gap varies state to state.

Costs Compared: Public vs. Private Sector Health Plans
Public workers’ have generous health plans; they also bear a lower share of costs compared with employees in the private sector. That may not be sustainable.

ACA Outlook: What Will 2015 Hold for Employers?
New health care obligations, challenges, uncertainty, and perhaps opportunities await employers in the new year.

Evaluating Worksite Wellness: Practical Applications
A new SHRM Foundation report summarizes research and provides best practices for wellness programs.

Critics Challenge Corporate Wellness Program ROI
Concerns with program cost and effectiveness are on the minds of chief human resource officers.


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