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Employers Must Provide ACA Notifications by October 1

Posted September 18, 2013 by Jamie Kent Hamelburg in Articles & Publications, Business Publications

If you're an employer, you may be required by the Affordable Care Act (the "ACA") to notify your employees by October 1, 2013, about the new Health Insurance Marketplace established under the ACA. The new notification requirement applies to you if you are subject to the Fair Labor Standards Act, meaning that you employ one or more employees who are engaged in, or produce goods for, interstate commerce with generally over $500,000 in annual business.

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Dozier Appointed to Montgomery County Water Quality Advisory Group

Posted August 1, 2013 by in Press, Dozier & Hamelburg News

Dan Dozier has been appointed to Montgomery County’s Water Quality Advisory Group by County Executive Isiah Legget. Mr. Dozier will serve a three-year term as a public representative at-large. The Water Quality Advisory Group recommends policies, programs and priorities to protect, maintain and restore county water resources. For more information please visit the County website.


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Musings in the Key of L

Posted June 4, 2013 by Fredric A. Press in Articles & Publications, The Law and Other Musings

I graduated from law school 40 years ago this June. The first 10 years of my career were peripatetic; four years with a Wall Street firm, two years with a regional DC firm, two years as an in-house attorney and two years with a firm that, in one guise or another, morphed into the firm I'm with today.

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Finger-Lickin' Good

Posted May 20, 2013 by Fredric A. Press in Articles & Publications, The Law and Other Musings

Apropos of nothing in particular, do you or don't you eat your asparagus with your fingers? Over the weekend, my wife and I had two separate occasions to discuss the weighty topic of the etiquette of eating asparagus with your fingers. While the consensus was "only when it's a crudité," as is often the case, the consensus was wrong! According to Miss Manners (and lots of others if you Google the question) asparagus is correctly eaten with the fingers.

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