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Announcing the Collaboration of Waldorf Risk Solutions & Praesidium at the Conference of Major Superiors of Men (Booths #17 and #26 during the CMSM)

Good news for Waldorf Risk Solutions’ Clients: In collaboration with Praesidium, Waldorf Clients are now eligible for Praesidium services at substantially reduced costs!   Who is Praesidium? Praesidium is the national leader in organizational abuse risk management, with more than 25 years of experience and serving over 4,000 clients in the United States and seven…

NLRB Rules that Graduate Students are Employees

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In August 2016, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that Graduate Students working for private colleges are employees.  The ruling overturned the Brown 2004 decision stating that teaching and research assistants were primarily students and not workers and that their work is a component of their education. Yet many grad students find themselves in teaching…

Child Victim Law: Proposed Statute of Limitations Challenged in NY

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NY Governor Andrew Cuomo has proposed legislation in his 2017 policy agenda to remove the statute of limitation on criminal sex abuse cases and extend the time-frame a victim can bring a civil lawsuit to 50 years from when the incident occurred. Currently, a civil lawsuit can be brought until a person’s 23rd birthday. The…

2016 RISK SUMMIT: Successful Informative Discussion

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Our Second Annual Risk Summit for Educators and Not-for-Profit Organizations was a successful and informative discussion citing instructive content focusing on the best practices of compliance and crises prevention. Guests included Underwriters, Claims analysts, Intermediaries, and clients which created engaging dialogue and insight to the challenges facing Non-profits and Educators in this ever-changing cyber security environment.  To…

Supreme Court Asks Lower Court to Reconsider its Ruling Against Notre Dame’s Objection to Contraception Coverage

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Last week the US Supreme Court asked the 7th Circuit Lower District Court to reconsider its decision against Notre Dame in light of the June 2014 Supreme Court ruling that allowed certain privately owned corporations to seek exemptions from the provision. The university claims that while the HHS provided a compromise certification process to opt…

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE: Pennsylvania -Title 42 Proposal to Remove Statute of Limitations

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TITLE 42: Proposal to remove Statute of Limitations in the state of Pennsylvania for victims of child sex abuse crimes. A heightened concern is leading religious institutions in Pennsylvania to re-evaluate their coverage to ensure that adequate protections are in place. Waldorf Risk Solutions is here to help… Current PA Statute of Limitations: The law states…