MI - AG Launches Payroll Fraud Unit to Stem Misclassification
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Michigan's attorney general launched a new enforcement unit to prosecute worker misclassification and wage theft by employers.
Attorney General Dana Nessel, a Democrat, was elected last fall on a promise to protect workers, and the payroll fraud unit is one of several actions she has taken, according to news reports.
“These are comp...
OH - Yost Unveils Plan to Keep Tight Leash on PBMs
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Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost this week announced a four-point plan to revamp the way pharmacy benefit managers operate on behalf of state agencies.
The plan, which would set up a master PBM for all state operations, including Medicaid and workers' compensation, comes a month after Yost filed a $16 million lawsuit against one of the nation...