Michelle Capezza Quoted in “5 Regulations Benefits Attorneys Need to Watch”


Michelle Capezza, Member of the Firm in the Employee Benefits and Health Care and Life Sciences practices, in the firm’s New York office, was quoted in Law360, in “5 Regulations Benefits Attorneys Need to Watch,” by Rick Archer. (Read the full version – subscription required.)

Following is an excerpt:

Changes are in the wind this year for tax rules for CEO compensation, requirements for handling disability claims, and Affordable Healthcare Act insurance regulations. Here, Law360 looks at five actual and potential regulatory changes that benefits attorneys should be aware of. …

Affordable Care Act Revisions

2018 should see the loosening of a number of insurance plan regulations for employers under the ACA. …

Michelle Capezza, a member of Epstein Becker & Green’s employee benefits practice, said there was concern these changes would leave older or sicker individuals in the individual market or would drive up costs in some states.

“This could impact costs for all employers,” she said.