Insights & events

WEBINAR

2023 Compliance Year-in-Review Webinar

 Tuesday, February 27    2-3:00pm ET

Join Marjory Robertson, AVP & Senior Counsel, Sun Life and Abigail O’Connell, Senior Counsel, Sun Life, for a recap of the 2023 legal and compliance developments related to leave and accommodation management as well as case law lessons learned. They will also provide updates on the federal Pregnancy Workers Fairness Act, and other compliance issues trending in 2024. 

Register here

WEBINAR

2023 Compliance Year-in-Review Webinar

 Tuesday, February 27    2-3:00pm ET

Join Marjory Robertson, AVP & Senior Counsel, Sun Life and Abigail O’Connell, Senior Counsel, Sun Life, for a recap of the 2023 legal and compliance developments related to leave and accommodation management as well as case law lessons learned. They will also provide updates on the federal Pregnancy Workers Fairness Act, and other compliance issues trending in 2024. 

Register here

  • September 21, 2021

    Vaccine mandates under Biden’s COVID-19 Action Plan

    We are issuing this vaccine whitepaper to discuss the impact of President Biden’s September 9, 2021 Action Plan and Path out of the Pandemic (“Biden’s COVID-19 Plan” or “the Plan”) on employer considerations of whether to impose a COVID-19 vaccine mandate.

  • September 20, 2021

    Let’s increase life insurance awareness

    COVID has given us hindsight into how crucial having life insurance is, showing that we never know when the unexpected could befall us. Sun Life AVP Sheila Waitr Sokolski talks about her personal experience with the important of needing life insurance. 

  • September 02, 2021

    Real-time API connectivity

    Sun Life has built an EOI API integration with Workday, automating and optimizing the process of administering and managing benefits. Learn more in this article.

  • June 08, 2021

    2021 High-cost claims and injectable drug trends analysis

    A presentation and panel discussion on our annual Stop-Loss high-cost claims and injectable drugs trends analysis, the impact of COVID-19, million-dollar claims and more!

    Webinar: Slide deck

  • May 24, 2021

    Group stop-loss captives: A path to self-funding

    Learn about the rising interest in self-funding and how employers of many sizes can transition to self-funding with group stop-loss captives, including different captive options and structures.

  • May 03, 2021

    High-cost claims and injectable drug trends analysis

    Every year, Sun Life shares latest insights from our claims experience to help self-funded employers prepare for potential high-cost claims. Our robust data set allows us to report on persistent themes, as well as emerging trends.

    From a global perspective, 2020 was unlike any other year. For this year’s report, we felt it was important to show the consistent four year view that we have analyzed in past years, but we also wanted to highlight the single year 2020 data to explore the potential impacts of the pandemic on high-cost claim conditions.

  • April 01, 2021

    The First 100 Days: The Biden administration's impact on the employee benefits industry

    How the current political environment is shaping President Biden’s legislative agenda & what to watch for in the Infrastructure proposals, including the potential for increased individual and corporate tax rates and a national Paid Family & Medical Leave program.

  • January 01, 2021

    Year-in-review: Key absence and disability compliance developments from 2020

    Learn about the latest COVID-19 orders and regulations impacting employers, vaccines and issues for employers, non-COVID legislative changes during 2020, and recent FMLA and ADA jury trials and settlements.

  • January 01, 2021

    COVID-19 Vaccines and the path forward

    Dan Fishbein, MD, President of Sun Life U.S., moderated a panel of distinguished experts: Dr. Michael Rosenblatt, Harvard Medical School Board of Fellows and Chief Medical Officer, Flagship Pioneering, and Dr. Benjamin Linas, Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at Boston University and Infectious Diseases Doctor at Boston Medical Center, discussing: factors for success in vaccination effort, lessons learned in the COVID-19 pandemic, considerations for our future health security and economy, and more.

  • November 01, 2020

    Connecticut Paid Family and Medical Leave webinar

    Marjory Robertson, AVP & Senior Counsel, Abigail O’Connell, Senior Counsel and Jonathan Kemp, Product Management discuss what you need to know about Connecticut Paid Family and Medical Leave.

    Webinar: Slide deck

This content is not to be considered legal advice. We recommend that Clients speak with legal counsel specializing in labor and employment law to ensure your organization has met all of the requirements under the various laws.

Group insurance policies are underwritten by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (Wellesley Hills, MA) in all states, except New York. In New York group insurance policies are issued by Sun Life and Health Insurance Company (U.S.) (Lansing, MI). Product offerings may not be available in all states and may vary depending on state laws and regulations.