Author:Joe Mattera

  Starting March 27, 2015, legally married same-sex couples will receive the benefits offered by the Family and Medical Leave Act.  This came about when the Department of Labor redefined "spouse" in the Act to recognize legally married same-sex couples even if they reside in states...

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On December 19, 2014, President Obama signed into law the National Defense Authorization Act of 2015.  The law, for the first time, allows military members to name special needs trusts as beneficiaries of Survivor Benefit Plans (SBP).  Through SBPs members of the military can elect...

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