Tag Archives: COBRA

Congress passes COBRA extension

WASHINGTON – The defense spending measure signed into law by President Barack Obama includes an amendment that extends federal health care benefits for the unemployed that was part of the economic stimulus package passed earlier this year.

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Lawyer’s late payment ends COBRA benefits

Federal regulations do not require the reinstatement of a former in-house counsel’s health insurance benefits that were terminated after he failed to make a scheduled premium payment on time, the 11th Circuit has ruled in affirming judgment.

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IRS releases more guidance on COBRA subsidy

New guidance from the Internal Revenue Service answers more questions that have been raised about the federal COBRA premium subsidy. Click here for the full article from Business Insurance, and click here for the updated Q&A issued by the IRS.

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