Enduring Principles

Keenan’s philosophy has always been that solving the needs of our customers first and directly supporting our communities are good for our business. We continually present informational workshops and seminars on topics relevant to our customers, and provide scholarships for administrators to further their education and advancement.

Briefings: Schools & Colleges

7/24/2018 - DFEH Issues Sample Equal Employment Opportunity Policy to Assist California Employers

The California Department of Fair Employment & Housing has issued a sample Equal Employment Opportunity Policy for employers to use to develop their own workplace-specific EEO policies. This Briefing includes the DFEH notice and Sample Policy.

7/3/2018 - Workers’ Compensation Benefit Rates: Increase January 1, 2019

The temporary disability benefit rates will increase on January 1, 2019, based on the reported increase in California’s State Average Weekly Wage (SAWW).

6/14/2018 - AB 699: Sample Model Policies to Assist Schools in Responding to Immigration Issues Due July 1, 2018

This Briefing provides background on AB 699 plus guidance, model policies and a checklist to assist local educational agencies (LEAs) with compliance. All LEAs must adopt the model policies or equivalent policies by July 1, 2018.

6/13/2018 - California CCDs and the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation – Guidance

This Briefing offers guidance to California CCDs in dealing with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation or GDPR and how it will affect protected data gathering and processing.

5/24/2018 - Health Care Reform: Updated Benefit Limits for 2019 Plan Years

The Department of Health & Human Services has issued the inflation-adjusted out-of-pocket limits applicable to non-grandfathered plans for plan years beginning in 2019 and the IRS has announced the 2019 percentage threshold for determining if coverage is affordable under the Employer Mandate. This Briefing highlights these changes.