Legal Alert: Requiring, Incentivizing or Asking About Employees’ COVID-19 Vaccine Status

June 9, 2021
As the United States continues to fight against the spread of COVID-19, vaccinations of the most high-risk Americans have begun. To date, there are three vaccines, one from Moderna, one from Pfizer, and one from Johnson & Johnson, that are available on a limited basis, with distribution being... Find out more »

Alera Group Cohort Achieves Cornell D&I Certificate

June 8, 2021
Alera Group, a top independent, national insurance and wealth management firm, today announced a cohort of six employees achieved the Diversity & Inclusion training and certification through Cornell University’s Diversity & Inclusion virtual program. This initiative was sponsored... Find out more »

IRS Provides Additional Guidance on COVID-19-Related DCAP Relief

June 7, 2021
On May 10, 2021, the IRS released Notice 2021-26, which provides additional guidance on relief authorized under in the Consolidated Appropriations Act , 2021 (CAA), the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), and previous IRS guidance issued in Notice 2021-15.  Specifically, IRS Notice 2021-26... Find out more »

Women-led Boston Benefit Partners, LLC Joins Alera Group

June 4, 2021
Alera Group, a leading financial services and risk management company, today announced the acquisition of Boston Benefit Partners (BPP), a health and welfare consulting and brokerage firm providing client insight, in-depth analysis, strategic planning and thoughtful execution of employee benefit... Find out more »