Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Ex-AIG Employees, Seeking Back-Bonuses of $100M, Win British Court Ruling

A group of former traders and managers at American International Group Inc. won a London judge’s backing in their battle to obtain $100 million dating back to the financial crisis, after he said that the insurance giant couldn’t put forward …


Ex-AIG Employees, Seeking Back-Bonuses of $100M, Win British Court Ruling
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Jury Awards $3M-Plus in Michigan Misdiagnosed Epilepsy Case

A Michigan jury has awarded more than $3 million to a woman who was misdiagnosed with epilepsy, one of hundreds of people to accuse a Detroit-area doctor of misreading tests to enrich himself and his employer. Dr. Yasser Awaad was …


Jury Awards $3M-Plus in Michigan Misdiagnosed Epilepsy Case
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Senators Eye Making Tech Giants Reveal How Much Customers’ Data Is Worth

As Congress bears down on big tech companies, two senators want to force giants like Google, Facebook and Amazon to tell users what data they’re collecting from them and how much it’s worth. The legislation floated this week by Sens. …


Senators Eye Making Tech Giants Reveal How Much Customers’ Data Is Worth
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Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 05:00:53 +0000
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Data-Driven Insurance Future Clouded by Data Ownership Uncertainty

Insurers need to learn to share their data if they want to take full advantage of the mountain of information generated from connected devices, insurtech executives say. Along the way, somebody’s got to figure out who owns the data. Presentations …


Data-Driven Insurance Future Clouded by Data Ownership Uncertainty
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Porsche Auto Maker Offers Mileage-Based Auto Insurance in 2 States

Owners of Porsche autos now have their own Porsche auto insurance. The mileage- based coverage is available to all Porsche owners with vehicles 1981 and newer that are garaged in Illinois and Oregon. The company said it will be expanding …


Porsche Auto Maker Offers Mileage-Based Auto Insurance in 2 States
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Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 05:00:15 +0000
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Florida Keys to Receive $21M for Hurricane Irma Recovery

Officials say the Florida Keys will receive $21 million for Hurricane Irma recovery, along with $35 million for affordable housing. Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the money during a Thursday news conference in Marathon. The $21 million comes from the Florida …


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Date: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 04:58:45 +0000
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

North Carolina, Feds to Purchase 24 Generators for Use During Storms, Disasters

North Carolina and the federal government are paying over $1.4 million for 24 generators and other help so communities can keep the power on at public infrastructure during storms and disasters. The money will go mostly toward generators, with the …


North Carolina, Feds to Purchase 24 Generators for Use During Storms, Disasters
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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Kentucky Looks to Encourage Insurtech Investments Through Regulatory ‘Sandbox’

The Kentucky Legislature has passed the first state law in the U.S. providing comprehensive framework for an insurance regulatory “sandbox” for insurance technology products. The new regulatory sandbox, which will be administered by the Kentucky Department of Insurance (DOI), allows …


Kentucky Looks to Encourage Insurtech Investments Through Regulatory ‘Sandbox’
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Description: The Kentucky Legislature has passed the first state law in the U.S. providing comprehensive framework for an insurance regulatory “sandbox” for insurance technology products. The new regulatory sandbox, which will be administered by the Kentucky Department of Insurance (DOI), allows …
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Transatlantic Underwriters Names Waltenburg Vice President in West

Transatlantic Underwriters has named Colby Waltenburg vice president. Waltenburg will be coordinating the opening of a new office for TAU on the West Coast. Waltenburg has worked in most aspects of wholesale property/casualty insurance operations since 1997. He was previously …


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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Opioid Lawsuits Unlikely to Top Tobacco Settlements

An Oklahoma case, the first of more than 1,600 lawsuits filed by U.S. state and local governments against opioid makers to go to trial, could serve as a key benchmark for governments hoping to recoup costs associated with the public …


Opioid Lawsuits Unlikely to Top Tobacco Settlements
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

2 More Illinois Counties Receive Flooding Disaster Proclamations

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker has issued disaster proclamations for two more counties affected by flooding. Pritzker added Knox and Henry counties in western Illinois to the counties receiving disaster proclamations. That brings the total in Illinois to 37 counties. Pritzker’s …


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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Officials, Petroleum Council Tout New North Dakota Oilfield Safety Program

The North Dakota Petroleum Council and state officials say a new oilfield safety training program, 18 months in the making, will be a time-saver for tens of thousands of contract workers. Fifty oil companies worked on the standards for the …


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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Feds Probing Repairs Made on Plane in Hawaii Crash

Federal investigators will review repair and inspection records on the skydiving plane that became inverted before crashing shortly after takeoff on Oahu’s North Shore, killing all 11 people on board in the deadliest civil aviation accident since 2011. The same …


Feds Probing Repairs Made on Plane in Hawaii Crash
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Description: Federal investigators will review repair and inspection records on the skydiving plane that became inverted before crashing shortly after takeoff on Oahu’s North Shore, killing all 11 people on board in the deadliest civil aviation accident since 2011. The same …
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Oregon Lawmakers Repealed Tsunami Zone Building Law

The Oregon Legislature has repealed a nearly 25-year-old law prohibiting new schools, hospitals, jails, and police and fire stations from being built in the state’s tsunami inundation zone. The Statesman Journal reported that coastal legislators, who pushed the bill, say …


Oregon Lawmakers Repealed Tsunami Zone Building Law
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Four California Men Involved Alleged Organized Auto Insurance Fraud Ring

Detectives from the California Department of Insurance have arrested Ameer Almassou, Bariq Aleyada, and Ziad Jaber Jaber for allegedly stealing more than $22,000 from auto insurers by filing fraudulent insurance claims. One additional suspect, Muhamed El Gererey, self-surrendered. The scheme …


Four California Men Involved Alleged Organized Auto Insurance Fraud Ring
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Description: Detectives from the California Department of Insurance have arrested Ameer Almassou, Bariq Aleyada, and Ziad Jaber Jaber for allegedly stealing more than $22,000 from auto insurers by filing fraudulent insurance claims. One additional suspect, Muhamed El Gererey, self-surrendered. The scheme …
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Topa in California Names Yates Assistant Vice President of Claims

Topa Insurance Co. has named Kelly Yates assistant vice president of claims. Yates will be located in Topa’s Calabasas, Calif. office. Yates has oversight of Topa’s property and commercial auto business and its special investigations unit. He has more tahn …


Topa in California Names Yates Assistant Vice President of Claims
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Reuters Report: How Judges’ Secrecy Has Added to Toll of Opioids and Other Products

WELCH, West Virginia —The opioid epidemic that has so far killed half a million Americans is routinely blamed on greedy drug makers, feckless doctors and lax regulators. But there’s another group that has contributed to the depth and duration of …


Reuters Report: How Judges’ Secrecy Has Added to Toll of Opioids and Other Products
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Specialty Broker Ed Expands to Bermuda

Reinsurance and specialty broker Ed said it has received regulatory approval from the Bermuda Monetary Authority for its new operation in Bermuda. Ed Bermuda will provide its multiline broking services through TradEd, its proprietary trading platform. Opening in Bermuda underpins …


Specialty Broker Ed Expands to Bermuda
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Vote Expected on Federal Funds to Test Connecticut Crumbling Foundations

Federal legislation that sets aside $4 million in federal funds to study the effects of the mineral pyrrhotite on concrete aggregate has advanced in the U.S. Congress. Democratic U.S. Joe Courtney, whose eastern Connecticut district includes homeowners with basements crumbling …


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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

World Insurance Associates Acquires New Jersey’s Links Insurance Services

World Insurance Associates LLC (WIA), an independent insurance agency headquartered in Tinton Falls, N.J., has acquired Links Insurance Services LLC of Wall, N.J., on June 13, 2019. Links Insurance Services LLC was established in October 2001. The agency seeks to …


World Insurance Associates Acquires New Jersey’s Links Insurance Services
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Report Says Major Hurricane Could Cost Virginia $40B

Experts say that southeastern Virginia could suffer $40 billion in losses if it’s struck by a major hurricane. Professors from Old Dominion University said in a recent report that the damages could seriously puncture the regional economy. The June 12 …


Report Says Major Hurricane Could Cost Virginia $40B
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Tokio Marine Puts UK Insurer into Run-Off, Now Focusing on Lloyd’s Business

Tokio Marine Group is putting one of its UK insurance companies, Tokio Marine Kiln Insurance (TMKI), into run-off. Going forward, Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK) will focus on its Lloyd’s businesses. The run-off plan will be taken in two parts: TMKI’s …


Tokio Marine Puts UK Insurer into Run-Off, Now Focusing on Lloyd’s Business
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Insurance for Middle East Oil Shipments Soars to More Than $500,000

The cost of insuring Middle East oil shipments is soaring as tensions mount in a region responsible for about a third of all seaborne petroleum. So-called war risk premiums for a standard oil cargo from the Persian Gulf and the …


Insurance for Middle East Oil Shipments Soars to More Than $500,000
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Santander Pays $1.1B to Replace Allianz with Aegon, Mapfre in Spain Joint Venture

Banco Santander SA agreed to pay 937 million euros ($1.1 billion) to buy Allianz SE out of an insurance joint venture in Spain, more than halving the value of the German insurer’s assets under management in the country. Aegon NV …


Santander Pays $1.1B to Replace Allianz with Aegon, Mapfre in Spain Joint Venture
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Oklahoma Judge Approves Revised $85M Opioid Settlement With Teva

An Oklahoma judge has approved a revised $85 million settlement with Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. resolving claims by the state’s attorney general that the drugmaker helped fuel the U.S. opioid epidemic. The decision by Cleveland County District Judge Thad Balkman …


Oklahoma Judge Approves Revised $85M Opioid Settlement With Teva
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Category: Texas / South Central News
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Credit Rating of Federated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange in Kansas Upgraded

AM Best has upgraded the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) to “a+” from “a” and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) of Federated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange (Federated Rural) in Lenexa, Kansas. The outlook for the …


Credit Rating of Federated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange in Kansas Upgraded
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Description: AM Best has upgraded the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating (Long-Term ICR) to “a+” from “a” and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating (FSR) of A (Excellent) of Federated Rural Electric Insurance Exchange (Federated Rural) in Lenexa, Kansas. The outlook for the …
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Chicago Cargo Company to Pay $135K to Settle EEOC Harassment, Retaliation Suit

Federal officials say a Chicago-based cargo handling company will pay $135,000 to settle a sexual harassment and retaliation lawsuit. Alliance Ground International, a cargo handling company that performs cargo, mail and ramp handling services for multiple clients at several major …


Chicago Cargo Company to Pay $135K to Settle EEOC Harassment, Retaliation Suit
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Federal Disaster Assistance Approved for 6 More Oklahoma Counties

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt says six more counties in the state have been approved for disaster assistance by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Stitt announced on June 20 that individuals and business owners affected by severe storms since May 7 …


Federal Disaster Assistance Approved for 6 More Oklahoma Counties
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Description: Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt says six more counties in the state have been approved for disaster assistance by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Stitt announced on June 20 that individuals and business owners affected by severe storms since May 7 …
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Mississippi Floodgate Opened Again to Drain Delta

A floodgate in Mississippi has reopened as the Mississippi River falls, allowing a months-long flood in parts of the Mississippi Delta to begin draining. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it opened the Steele Bayou floodgate north of Vicksburg …


Mississippi Floodgate Opened Again to Drain Delta
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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Ironshore Environmental Adds Contractors Pollution Liability Product to Online Portal

Ironshore Environmental has streamlined its Contractors Environmental Legal Liability (CELL) policy to be underwritten by broker partners through its online Quote & Bind Portal. The Ironshore CELL product responds to third party bodily injury, property damage and remediation of environmental …


Ironshore Environmental Adds Contractors Pollution Liability Product to Online Portal
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