Patricia L. Beaty, Partner, Krieg DeVault LLP to Speak at KCís The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: What Employers Need to Know Live Webcast
New York, NY, October 25, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Patricia L. Beaty, Partner, Krieg DeVault LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: What Employers Need to Know.” This event is scheduled for January 14, 2014 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).
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About Patricia Beaty
Patricia Beaty concentrates her practice in the area of employee benefits and executive compensation. She has experience in the design, implementation and administration of single employer and multiemployer defined benefit plans as well as money purchase, profit sharing, stock bonus, employee stock ownership, performance plans, non-qualified deferred compensation plans, 401(k) and 403(b) plans, Section 125 "cafeteria" plans and Voluntary Employees' Beneficiary Association trusts (VEBAs). Ms. Beaty also audits plans for compliance failures and represents clients before the Internal Revenue Service and the Department of Labor including audits by both agencies and correction of operational failures under the IRS Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System and fiduciary issues under the Department of Labor's Voluntary Fiduciary Correction Program. She also handles issues relating to ERISA, QDROs, COBRA, HIPAA, new comparability or "cross tested" plans, cash balance plans and recent legislation affecting employee benefits. Ms. Beaty also speaks on and advices clients with respect to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
About Krieg DeVault
For clients throughout the Midwest and across the country, Krieg DeVault provides clear, practical legal advice that takes in the big picture without losing sight of the details. That's how they approach legal challenges and how they deliver solutions that are focused on your needs, your business and your world. Krieg DeVault was founded in Indianapolis over 130 years ago, but their commitment to listening to their clients has not. Client satisfaction and loyalty have allowed them to grow from a two-lawyer general practice in the mid-1870s to their current status as a premier business-focused law firm. Financial institutions, global manufacturers, national healthcare providers, successful organizations of various sizes and market focus, as well as individuals, all rely on Krieg DeVault for solutions that create success.
While the Internal Revenue Services (IRS) has deferred some of the reporting and penalty provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act ("PPACA", as amended), employers need to start getting ready as the penalties for noncompliance could relating to employers' be significant. To help business owners/employers understand how PPACA’s provisions apply to them, the Knowledge Group has gathered a panel of distinguished practitioners and thought leaders to address important topics and issues related to PPACA in a substantial two-hour live webcast.
The faculty will discuss the following topics:
• Brief Background of PPACA
• Employer Shared Responsibility: The Penalties
• Small Business Health Care Tax Credit
• Form W-2 Cost of Coverage Reporting
• Health Insurance Reforms
• Automatic Enrollment
• Costs and Access
• Best Practices and Guidance
• Latest regulatory updates
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.