Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Nevada Supreme Court Rules Undocumented Injured Worker Can Get Benefits

The Nevada Supreme Court has ruled that an undocumented worker is entitled to permanent disability. The court ruled on Nov. 23 that an undocumented worker suffering trauma due to a workplace accident is entitled to permanent total disability, despite a …


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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

California OKs Workers’ Comp Advisory Rates, No Virus Adjustment for Now

California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara has adopted and issued a revised average advisory pure premium rate, lowering the benchmark to $1.45 per $100 of payroll for workers’ compensation insurance, effective Jan. 1, 2021. This marks the tenth consecutive reduction to …


California OKs Workers’ Comp Advisory Rates, No Virus Adjustment for Now
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Louisiana School Superintendents Seeking Looser Quarantine Rules

Leaders of several Louisiana public school systems have called on state officials to relax coronavirus quarantine rules that have sent thousands of students home from school because they have been in close proximity to someone who tested positive for COVID-19. …


Louisiana School Superintendents Seeking Looser Quarantine Rules
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Description: Leaders of several Louisiana public school systems have called on state officials to relax coronavirus quarantine rules that have sent thousands of students home from school because they have been in close proximity to someone who tested positive for COVID-19. …
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Category: Texas / South Central News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Texas Proposes Changes to Agent, Adjuster CE Requirements

Texas is proposing changes to continuing education (CE) requirements for agents and adjusters, and is seeking comments on the proposals. Among the CE changes proposed by the Texas Department of Insurance are: An expanded list of approved course topics. Allowing …


Texas Proposes Changes to Agent, Adjuster CE Requirements
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Next Virus Shutdown May Cost Washington Restaurants $800M

A four-week shutdown on indoor service at restaurants and bars prompted by an alarming statewide spike in COVID-19 cases is expected to cost the industry some $800 million, a representative said Monday. Anthony Anton, chief executive of the Washington Hospitality …


Next Virus Shutdown May Cost Washington Restaurants $800M
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Description: A four-week shutdown on indoor service at restaurants and bars prompted by an alarming statewide spike in COVID-19 cases is expected to cost the industry some $800 million, a representative said Monday. Anthony Anton, chief executive of the Washington Hospitality …
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Category: West News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

AIA Cuts Coal Investments as Scrutiny Grows on Financial Firms’ Carbon Assets

AIA Group Ltd. said it’s paring coal-related investment as financial firms globally face pressure to reduce their carbon assets. The Hong Kong-based insurer said it decided to end all direct equity investments in coal mining and coal-fired power producers earlier …


AIA Cuts Coal Investments as Scrutiny Grows on Financial Firms’ Carbon Assets
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Description: AIA Group Ltd. said it’s paring coal-related investment as financial firms globally face pressure to reduce their carbon assets. The Hong Kong-based insurer said it decided to end all direct equity investments in coal mining and coal-fired power producers earlier …
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

PrimeOne Insurance Co. in Utah Has Ratings Outlooks Revised to Stable

AM Best has revised the outlooks to stable from negative and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B+ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “bbb-” of PrimeOne Insurance Co. in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Credit Ratings reflect …


PrimeOne Insurance Co. in Utah Has Ratings Outlooks Revised to Stable
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Description: AM Best has revised the outlooks to stable from negative and affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B+ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “bbb-” of PrimeOne Insurance Co. in Salt Lake City, Utah. The Credit Ratings reflect …
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

California Regulator Raising Concern with PG&E’s Wildfire Safety Measures

The California Public Utilities Commission has raised concerns over certain deficiencies that it says could affect PG&E Corp.’s ability to provide safe and reliable service, the power provider disclosed in a regulatory filing on Wednesday. The regulator, in a letter …


California Regulator Raising Concern with PG&E’s Wildfire Safety Measures
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Established Insurers Could See Market Share Squeezed by Fintechs, EU Says

Established insurers will face a squeeze on profits and market share as new financial technology companies muscle in on the industry, a senior European Union official said on Wednesday. More fintech firms are expected to offer insurance, helped by the …


Established Insurers Could See Market Share Squeezed by Fintechs, EU Says
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Description: Established insurers will face a squeeze on profits and market share as new financial technology companies muscle in on the industry, a senior European Union official said on Wednesday. More fintech firms are expected to offer insurance, helped by the …
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Category: International News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Private Equity Investors Pelican Ventures, J.C. Flowers Complete Ariel Re Deal

Private equity investors Pelican Ventures and J.C. Flowers & Co. have completed their acquisition of Ariel Re from Argo Group. Ariel Re underwrites a global portfolio of reinsurance products in Bermuda, London and Hong Kong through its Lloyd’s platform. Under …


Private Equity Investors Pelican Ventures, J.C. Flowers Complete Ariel Re Deal
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Category: International News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Starbucks Barista Who Declined to Wear Gay Pride T-Shirt Sues Over Firing

A former Starbucks Corp. barista in New Jersey sued the coffee chain on Thursday, claiming she was fired illegally because she did not want to wear a “PRIDE” T-shirt, which she said conflicted with her religious beliefs. Betsy Fresse said …


Starbucks Barista Who Declined to Wear Gay Pride T-Shirt Sues Over Firing
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Description: A former Starbucks Corp. barista in New Jersey sued the coffee chain on Thursday, claiming she was fired illegally because she did not want to wear a “PRIDE” T-shirt, which she said conflicted with her religious beliefs. Betsy Fresse said …
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Category: East News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Brokerslink, Swiss Re Collaborate on Int’l Program Administration Platform

Global broking business Brokerslink has launched a dedicated international insurance programme management platform to drive the continued growth and digitalization of its international portfolio across the organisation’s broker network. Called Space B IPA (International Programme Administration), the platform has been …


Brokerslink, Swiss Re Collaborate on Int’l Program Administration Platform
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Description: Global broking business Brokerslink has launched a dedicated international insurance programme management platform to drive the continued growth and digitalization of its international portfolio across the organisation’s broker network. Called Space B IPA (International Programme Administration), the platform has been …
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Category: International News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

UK Insurer and Roadside Recovery Firm, AA Plc, Accepts Private Equity Offer

British roadside recovery company AA Plc agreed a sale to private equity groups Warburg Pincus International and TowerBrook Capital Partners on Wednesday, in a deal that digs a popular UK institution out of financial problems deepened by the coronavirus pandemic. …


UK Insurer and Roadside Recovery Firm, AA Plc, Accepts Private Equity Offer
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Description: British roadside recovery company AA Plc agreed a sale to private equity groups Warburg Pincus International and TowerBrook Capital Partners on Wednesday, in a deal that digs a popular UK institution out of financial problems deepened by the coronavirus pandemic. …
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Category: International News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Road Rage Lawsuit Has Implications for Police Shootings: Opinion

Can you be fired from a government job for using a firearm in self-defense? That question arose in a recent decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. The answer was … equivocal. Let’s first be clear …


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Category: National News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Top Biden Tech Advisor Is Critic of Internet Firms; Helped Craft California Privacy Law

President-elect Joe Biden’s top technology adviser helped craft California’s landmark online privacy law and recently condemned a controversial federal statute that protects internet companies from liability, indicators of how the Biden administration may come down on two key tech policy …


Top Biden Tech Advisor Is Critic of Internet Firms; Helped Craft California Privacy Law
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Category: National News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Brexit Trade Talks Make ‘Genuine Progress,’ but Risk of No Deal Remains

The head of the European Union’s executive on Wednesday reported “genuine progress” in Brexit talks but said the risk of Britain leaving the EU without a new trade deal on Dec. 31 remained, an outcome she said the bloc was …


Brexit Trade Talks Make ‘Genuine Progress,’ but Risk of No Deal Remains
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Category: International News
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

COVID-19 Vaccines Could Be Sent to States Within 24 Hours of FDA’s OK: Official

The first Americans could receive a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as Dec. 11, the chief scientific adviser for the U.S. government’s vaccine program said on Sunday. “Within 24 hours from the approval, the vaccine will be moving and located in …


COVID-19 Vaccines Could Be Sent to States Within 24 Hours of FDA’s OK: Official
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Home Depot to Pay $17.5 Million to Settle With States Over 2014 Data Breach Claims

Home Depot Inc., the largest U.S. home improvement retailer, on Tuesday reached a $17.5 million settlement to resolve a multistate probe into a 2014 data breach where hackers accessed payment card data belonging to 40 million customers. The settlement with …


Home Depot to Pay $17.5 Million to Settle With States Over 2014 Data Breach Claims
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Third Point Re and Sirius Group Get Shareholder Nod for $788M Merger

Third Point Reinsurance Ltd. and Sirius International Insurance Group Ltd. announced that their respective shareholders have voted to approve the merger of the two companies. Specialty reinsurer Third Point Re, and Sirius International Insurance Group, a multi-line insurer and reinsuer, …


Third Point Re and Sirius Group Get Shareholder Nod for $788M Merger
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SCOR CEO Expects Double-Digit Reinsurance Rate Hikes in January Renewals

Reinsurance rates are likely to rise in the double-digit percentage point range at key contract renewals in January, Denis Kessler, chairman and chief executive of the French reinsurer SCOR, said on Wednesday. SCOR, one of the world’s largest reinsurers, has …


SCOR CEO Expects Double-Digit Reinsurance Rate Hikes in January Renewals
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Rawlins to Become CEO of Shelter Mutual as Moore to Retire

Shelter Insurance announced that Randa Rawlins would become Shelter Mutual Insurance Co.’s next president and CEO, effective Jan. 1, 2021, in anticipation of the retirement of current President and CEO Matt Moore, who will retire in June 2021. Also, Paul …


Rawlins to Become CEO of Shelter Mutual as Moore to Retire
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

University of Pennsylvania Vows $100M to Fix School Building Hazards

The University of Pennsylvania has announced that it will contribute $100 million to the School District of Philadelphia over the next decade to deal with environmental hazards such as asbestos and lead in school buildings. Officials said the contribution of …


University of Pennsylvania Vows $100M to Fix School Building Hazards
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Pennsylvania House Votes to Impose Fees on Electric Cars

Motorists who register an electric vehicle in Pennsylvania would have to pay an annual fee, under lame-duck session legislation approved by the state’s Republican-controlled House of Representatives on Thursday. The bill, backed by a 132-70 vote, goes to the Senate …


Pennsylvania House Votes to Impose Fees on Electric Cars
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Best Agency to Work for East: Stanton Insurance Group

While Stanton Insurance Group (SIG) is in the business of providing insurance for cars, homes and businesses, President David W. Stanton says the agency is also about much more than that. “As a local business, we have a responsibility to …


Best Agency to Work for East: Stanton Insurance Group
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Description: While Stanton Insurance Group (SIG) is in the business of providing insurance for cars, homes and businesses, President David W. Stanton says the agency is also about much more than that. “As a local business, we have a responsibility to …
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Category: East News
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 11:00:22 +0000
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Hippo Gets $350M Investment, Reinsurance Treaty From Mitsui Sumitomo

Hippo Enterprises, an MGA insurtech focused on homeowners insurance, secured a $350 million capital investment designed to help fuel further growth. A related reinsurance agreement is also part of the deal. Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of MS&AD …


Hippo Gets $350M Investment, Reinsurance Treaty From Mitsui Sumitomo
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Description: Hippo Enterprises, an MGA insurtech focused on homeowners insurance, secured a $350 million capital investment designed to help fuel further growth. A related reinsurance agreement is also part of the deal. Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of MS&AD …
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Category: National News
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 09:15:58 +0000
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Best Agency to Work For Southeast: Darr Schackow Insurance

There were many reasons that employees of Florida-based Darr Schackow Insurance nominated their employer as a Best Agency to Work For this year, including its work in the communities it serves and how hard it works for its customers. But …


Best Agency to Work For Southeast: Darr Schackow Insurance
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Category: Southeast News
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 07:32:25 +0000
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Debris Leaks Out from Cargo Ship on Georgia Coast During Removal

Debris is washing up from a cargo ship stranded on the Georgia coast as a salvage team cuts it into chunks. The leaks are not unexpected as salvagers demolish the Golden Ray, a South Korean ship that overturned in St. …


Debris Leaks Out from Cargo Ship on Georgia Coast During Removal
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Description: Debris is washing up from a cargo ship stranded on the Georgia coast as a salvage team cuts it into chunks. The leaks are not unexpected as salvagers demolish the Golden Ray, a South Korean ship that overturned in St. …
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Category: Southeast News
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 07:23:00 +0000
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Death of West Virginia Miner Marks 6th US Coal Mining Fatality of 2020

A coal miner died Monday in a workplace accident in southern West Virginia, the governor’s office said. Taylor Meldin Halstead, 20, of Bob White, was killed in the accident at Panther Mining LLC’s American Eagle Mine in the Kanawha County …


Death of West Virginia Miner Marks 6th US Coal Mining Fatality of 2020
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Description: A coal miner died Monday in a workplace accident in southern West Virginia, the governor’s office said. Taylor Meldin Halstead, 20, of Bob White, was killed in the accident at Panther Mining LLC’s American Eagle Mine in the Kanawha County …
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Category: Southeast News
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 07:19:26 +0000
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

South Dakota Law Officers Sue to Overturn Pot Legalization Vote

Two South Dakota law enforcement officials want the courts to overturn a citizen-approved constitutional amendment legalizing marijuana in the state. The Argus Leader reports Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom and South Dakota Highway Patrol Superintendent Rick Miller filed a lawsuit …


South Dakota Law Officers Sue to Overturn Pot Legalization Vote
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Description: Two South Dakota law enforcement officials want the courts to overturn a citizen-approved constitutional amendment legalizing marijuana in the state. The Argus Leader reports Pennington County Sheriff Kevin Thom and South Dakota Highway Patrol Superintendent Rick Miller filed a lawsuit …
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Category: Midwest News
Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 06:37:19 +0000
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Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Trucks Keep Striking Missouri Overpass, Again and Again

Despite the warning signs and flashing lights, trucks just can’t seem to stop hitting a Kansas City, Missouri, overpass. The Kansas City Star reports that the bridge on Independence Avenue is struck so often that it has its own satirical …


Trucks Keep Striking Missouri Overpass, Again and Again
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Description: Despite the warning signs and flashing lights, trucks just can’t seem to stop hitting a Kansas City, Missouri, overpass. The Kansas City Star reports that the bridge on Independence Avenue is struck so often that it has its own satirical …
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Date: Wed, 25 Nov 2020 06:35:29 +0000
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