International law firm Hunton & Williams and insurance brokerage / risk management consultancy The Plexus Groupe are excited to host a series of cyber risk management panel discussions tomorrow, Tuesday, February 20, from 1-5 p.m. at Hunton and Williams's offices at 1445 Ross Avenue, Suite 3700, in Dallas. An on-site cocktail...Read More
February 15, 2018
In January, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced that it would adopt a new standard for determining whether interns and students are “employees” who must be paid under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
The DOL clarified that, going forward, it would abandon its six-part test and instead adopt the “primary beneficiary”...Read More
The Department of Labor recently announced that the delay of its Final Rule regarding disability claims procedures is, in fact, final. This means all employee welfare plans providing benefits based on a determination of disability, including health plans, stand-alone disability benefits, 401(k), pension, and other retirement plans, must have these...Read More
February 08, 2018
Entities that provided prescription drug coverage to Medicare Part D-eligible individuals during calendar year 2018 must report to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) whether the coverage is creditable prescription drug coverage. Disclosure to CMS is required whether the entity’s coverage is primary or secondary to Medicare.
These entities...Read More
February 05, 2018
In our latest look at Property & Casualty news and notes, we dive into the subject of 2018 commerical insurance pricing after a disaster-laden 2017.
Market watch: Though plenty of roofs caved in last year, the sky isn't falling in 2018
Global weather and storm losses reached $330 billion in 2017, with...Read More
Dr. Rick Rigsby to Plexus associates: Selfishness is dangerous, growth is essential, change is up to you
February 02, 2018
Selflessness is a virtue -- and a necessity for a business to move foward.
And if a business isn't growing, forget about it.
These were among the lessons imparted by Dr. Rick Rigsby during Thursday's keynote address at the 2018 Plexus Team Building Event.
The best-selling author of "Lessons From a Third Grade Dropout," Rigsby imparted...Read More
January 31, 2018
DEER PARK, Ill., January 31, 2018 -- Chicagoland-based Plexus Financial Services, LLC, a firm specializing in corporate retirement plan advisory services, has been recognized as a leading retirement advisor for defined contribution (DC) plans.
The National Association of Plan Advisors (NAPA) has named Plexus Financial Services as a Top Defined Contribution Advisor...Read More
It's time again for one of the biggest events on The Plexus Groupe's calendar, a foundational piece for our corporate culture.
On Wednesday and Thursday, all Plexus associates will gather in suburban Chicago for our 2018 Team Building Event. It's a chance for our 100-plus team members to connect, learn, and...Read More
- Plexus, Hunton & Williams to host Cybersecurity Seminar in Dallas on February 20
- DOL announces new standard for unpaid interns
- DOL Rule Requires New Disability Claims Procedures in Place by April 1, 2018
- Creditable Coverage Report Due March 1 for Calendar-Year Plans
- While a stormy 2017 was expensive for insurers, it could have been worse