Colorado is growing fast, but laws and regulations governing the insurance industry work differently than in other jurisdictions—and insurers new to the state need to be prepared. Heather Salg outlines in Carrier Management some tips for insurers considering new business operations in the Centennial State. 

 

01.01.2018

BY: Andrew M. Bechel, Esq. and Gregory M. Janssen, Esq.

On January 1, 2018, new audit rules are going into effect that will impact the audit process for partnerships, including most multi-member limited liability companies.

08.15.2017

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY 

Local minimum wage ordinances in Missouri will become invalid on August 28, 2017, when House Bill 1194, which bans local minimum wage ordinances, becomes law.

05.05.2017

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY 

On May 5, 2017, the minimum wage in St. Louis will increase to $10.00 per hour for most employees.

02.17.2017

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY 

New regulations governing the use of payroll debit cards (also known as “pay cards”) in New York will not go into effect as planned on March 7, 2017.

02.01.2017

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY 

All U.S. employers must now use the new Form I-9 (employment eligibility verification form) that was released by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in November.

11.23.2016

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY 

This summer, we informed you of a Department of Labor final rule that would increase the minimum salary level for employees exempt from overtime pay requirements of the Fair Labor Standards Act (“FLSA”) beginning on December 1, 2016.

11.22.2016

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY 

On November 8, 2016, Colorado voters approved Amendment 70, a ballot initiative which will amend the state's constitution and current minimum wage law. The change will take effect on January 1, 2017. 

06.07.2016

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY 

On June 1st, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed a bill that requires employers to provide reasonable accommodations for pregnancy, childbirth, and related conditions. This law goes into effect on August 10, 2016.

09.28.2015

BY: KATHERINE E. WHITNEY & CAMDEN R. WEBB*

Selling firearms and related accessories through e-commerce poses a unique challenge to vendors selling products online. Complex compliance issues are present in each transaction because every item must be sold in compliance with state and local laws in effect in each jurisdiction where any participant in the transaction is located.

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