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Easy, Affordable Way To Keep Up-to-Date - CCH Provides News Alerts, Full Text
Documents In One-stop Shop For Human Resources Professionals
(RIVERWOODS, ILL., January 26, 2000) As evidenced by significant Supreme
Court decisions and federal regulatory issuances in 1999, the legal environment that
affects human resources professionals is constantly changing. Now, theres an easy
and affordable way to keep up-to-date with CCH Net News, introduced by
CCH INCORPORATED (CCH), a leading provider of human resources and employment law
information. The electronic, current awareness Net News services are timesaving tools that
alert users to new developments in fields ranging from compensation to payroll and
To help busy professionals keep track of constant changes in the law, as well as news
and new trends in HR, CCH Net News services delivers weekly e-mail messages with
digests of cases, rulings and other documents that have been added over the previous seven
days to the CCH Human Resources InternetSM Research NetWork,
CCHs premier, comprehensive Internet library of HR information and news. Each digest
also contains a link that launches the users browser and connects to the full-text
story or primary source document on the Internet.
There is a Net News service for each of the human resources related libraries on
the CCH NetWork:
- Human Resources: includes compensation and employee relations, equal employment
opportunity, OSHA compliance, employee relations, personnel practices and communications
as well as state employment laws;
- Employment Law: includes labor relations, employment practices, wages-hours,
arbitration awards, accommodating disabilities;
- Payroll and Unemployment Insurance: includes federal and state payroll law
- Pension and Welfare Benefits: includes deferred compensation, fringe benefits,
COBRA, employee benefits management;
- Safety and Workers Compensation: includes OSHA and state law
Each library is updated daily with reports on new legislation, court decisions, agency
actions and CCH analysis of significant developments. The Net News services, in
turn, alert users to these developments in an efficient and cost-effective manner,
according to Jeff Kessler, marketing manager for the CCH Human Resources Group.
"You would have to diligently search the Federal Register, attend dozens of
hearings and carefully scan the output of the federal courts to attain a comparable degree
of awareness on your own," Kessler said. "In effect, with Net News, you
have CCHs team of human resources and employment law analysts working for you every
day, tracking ongoing changes, analyzing and consolidating the most important new
developments, and delivering that to your desktop once a week in a summary format, with
links to full-text information."
Availability and Pricing
For more information or to subscribe to a CCH Net News service, call
Each Net News service is priced both as a standalone service, for those who do
not subscribe to CCH print or CD-ROM publications and at a lower price for those who do
subscribe to selected CCH publications:
- Human Resources Net News: Standalone $269; when added to any print or CD-ROM
subscription to any part of CCH Human Resources Management, the price is $135.
- Employment Law Net News: Standalone $599; when added to any print or CD-ROM
subscription to CCH Labor Relations, Wages-Hours or Employment Practices
Guide, the price is $299.
- Payroll and Unemployment Net News: Standalone $369; when added to any print or
CD-ROM subscription to the CCH Payroll Management Guide or Unemployment
Insurance Reports with Social Security, the price is $185.
- Pension and Benefits Net News: Standalone $399; when added to any print or
CD-ROM subscription to the CCH Pension Plan Guide, Compliance Guide for Plan
Administrators or Employee Benefits Management, the price is $199.
- Safety and Workers Compensation Net News: Standalone $179; when added to
any print or CD-ROM subscription to the CCH Employment Safety and Health Guide or Workers
Compensation Business Management Guide, the price is $99.
Current Subscribers Get Alerts at No Charge
Subscribers to the CCH Internet Research NetWork already have access to new
documents as they are posted. If they wish, they can add the weekly e-mail alert service
at no extra charge simply by filling in their e-mail address on a template.
About CCH INCORPORATED
CCH INCORPORATED, Riverwoods, Ill., is a leading provider of human resources, tax and
business law information and services. The companys Human Resources Group is among
the nations most authoritative sources of employment law, including information on
benefits, compensation, worker safety and human resources management. Its publications and
software for human resource professionals include Human Resources Management,
Pension Plan Guide, Benefits Guide and Payroll Management Guide. CCH is
a wholly owned subsidiary of Wolters Kluwer U.S. The CCH web site can be accessed at www.cch.com. The Human Resources Group web
site can be accessed at hr.cch.com.
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