A recent federal Department of Labor administrative law judge ("ALJ") decision highlights the tactics railroads use against their employees and one possible statutory remedy for those tactics. Jonette Nagra v. National R.R. Passenger Corp., Case No. 2012-FRS-74 (10/29/2013).
This post won't go into whether the Affordable Care Act (known in some quarters as "Obamacare") was good or bad public policy. This post is about misleading communications by insurance companies. Our firm knows about insurance company deception and we think the situation calls for some clarification:
Donna received the letter canceling her insurance plan on Sept. 16. Her insurance company, LifeWise of Washington, told her that they'd identified a new plan for her. If she did nothing, she'd be covered.