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Bolton Receives "Special Service to Children" Award from Five Acres

MARCH 2015: Bolton was presented with Five Acres' 2015 Special Service to Children Award, at their 127th Annual meeting. The award recognized Bolton's high standard of excellence and outstanding achievements in supporting Five Acres and their mission to provide children and families with shelter, healthcare, and compassion.

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Bill Lewis Elected as TechAssure Chairman

FEBRUARY 2015: William Lewis, CPCU, CIC, Executive Vice President of Bolton & Company was recently elected as chairman of TechAssure Association Inc., a consortium of independent insurance agents and brokers who focus on technology-related risks and have demonstrated advanced expertise in managing the technology, life sciences, clean tech industries, as well as the firms that fund them.

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Lyeng Ia Joins Bolton & Company

DECEMBER 2014: Lyeng Ia has joined Bolton & Company as Assistant Vice President in our Property & Casualty Division.

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Dave Miller Joins Bolton & Company

DECEMBER 2014: Dave Miller has joined Bolton & Company as Senior Vice President in our Property & Casualty Division, Santa Clara office.

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Industry News

Greg Doherty Discusses False Advertising Insurance - In the March 2015 edition of Nutraceuticals World Magazine, Bolton's Greg Doherty talks about how dangerous warranty questions are becoming more common and could pose a hazard for you at the worst possible time...

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Refusing Driving Accomodations Bars ADA Suit - Blog post by John Garner, Bolton's Chief Compliance Officer 3/23/15: The United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit has ruled that an employee who refused to agree to a reasonable accommodation offered by his employer cannot proceed with a lawsuit. A job description that specifically mentioned a driver's license was helpful to...

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Bolton Receives Special Service to Children Award from Five Acres - Bolton is honored to receive the Five Acres 2015 Special Service to Children Award. Award was presented at Five Acres 127th Annual Meeting on March 11,2015 at the Altadena Town and Country Club.

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DOL Updates FMLA Definition of Spouse - Blog post by John Garner, Bolton's Chief Compliance Officer 3/9/15: Employees in legal, same-sex marriages, regardless of where they live, will now have the same rights as those in opposite-sex marriages to federal job-protected leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) to care for a spouse with a serious health condition. The Wage & Hour Division of the Department of Labor (DOL) announced a rule change to the FMLA in keeping with the U.S. Supreme Court ruling...

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Upcoming Events

Bolton Events
BAN Webinar: Wellness April 2015 — April 1, 2015: BAN Webinar: Thinking about 2016 and trends in Total Health Management for Employers. REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Affordable Care Act Update: What Employers Need to Do Now April 2, 2015 — Embassy Suites in Glendale. Speakers: John Garner, Bolton's Chief Compliance Officer, and Michelle McCarthy, Counsel, from Fox Rothschild LLP. The Affordable Care Act (ACA) imposes significant information reporting responsibilities on employers starting with the 2015 calendar year. In addition to ensuring that their group health plan meets the minimum essential health coverage standards under the ACA, employers with 50 or more full-time employee... REGISTRATION REQUIRED

California Charter School Forum 2015 April 25, 2015 — A one-day, Saturday workshop covering vital legal, financial and risk management topics affecting California Charter Schools today. Sponsored by Hansberger & Klein, LLP and Bolton & Company. Location: New Vision Middle School in San Bernardino. REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Cyber Liability Seminar April 29, 2015 — Pasadena Conference Center. REGISTRATION REQUIRED: TBD

Educational Institutions Forum 2015 May 14, 2015 — Join us for the latest insurance, legal, and health care reform updates impacting educational institutions. Bolton's Ron Wanglin is among the speakers. Glendale Hilton, REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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Bolton & Company is one of the nation's largest employee-owned insurance brokers, providing clients worldwide with insurance and risk management services, employee benefits and financial products.

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  • Headquartered in Pasadena, CA
  • Established in 1931
  • Privately held, ESOP-Owned
  • Licensed in all states
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