Market Stabilization Final Rule Issued

On April 14, 2017, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued a market stabilization final rule under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The final rule includes new reforms intended to help lower premiums, stabilize the individual and small group health insurance markets and increase choices for the 2018 plan year. Specifically, the rule

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President Overturns OSHA Ongoing Recordkeeping Rule

OVERVIEW On April 3, 2017, President Donald Trump signed into law House Joint Resolution 83 (H.J. Res. 83). This bill nullifies a recordkeeping final rule issued by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA issued this final rule to amend its recordkeeping regulations and clarify that an employer’s duty to create and maintain work-related

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Technology-Based Practice with the Phoenix Suns is a Virtual Slam Dunk

As technology continues to evolve and shape the world around us, few arenas have been left unchanged. The newest arena to be shaped by technology? Basketball. Yesterday, twenty guests of Lovitt & Touché experienced the first-ever Phoenix Suns practice in 360 degree Virtual Reality (VR). After a brief address about the impact of technology on

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ACA Replacement Bill Withdrawn

On March 24, 2017, Republican leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives withdrew the American Health Care Act—their proposed legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). A House vote was scheduled to take place on that day, but House Republicans could not secure enough votes to approve the legislation and, instead, canceled

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House Committees Release ACA Replacement Bills

On March 6, 2017, Republican leadership in the U.S. House of Representatives issued two bills to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) through the budget reconciliation process. These bills, which were issued by the Ways and Means Committee and the Energy and Commerce Committee, are collectively known as the American Health Care Act.

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Protecting Your Internet Privacy

Because you work at a computer every day, your personal information, along with company information, is always at risk.  Please take the following precautions to protect your computer at work. Avoiding Phishing Scams Internet phishing scams use phony email or pop-up messages as bait to hook unsuspecting Internet users—like you—into divulging personal information such as

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Lovitt & Touché Named Among 2017’s “100 Best Arizona Companies”

Lovitt & Touché has been selected as one of the “100 Best Arizona Companies” by BestCompaniesAZ, which recognizes organizations across the state that are making a positive difference in the lives of their employees and communities. Consistently honored for its workplace culture, community service and employee volunteerism, Lovitt & Touché has also earned the distinction

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