Posts From the monthly archives: "August 2017"

By Stephanie K. Jones The Texas Department of Insurance has issued several bulletins offering guidance to insurers related to Hurricane Harvey, which made landfall near Rockport, Texas, late on Aug. 25. The bulletins are in response to the proclamation by Gov. Greg Abbott declaring … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal   &nbsp…(Read More)

By Don Jergler Colorado’s legal marijuana industry is working – and can work better with federal collaboration, the state’s governor and Republican attorney general told U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions in a letter. Gov. John Hickenlooper and Attorney General Cynthia Coffman urged Sessions … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal  &nbsp…(Read More)

By Don Jergler HUB International of California has named Adam Caster an account executive and producer in its La Palma office. Caster reports to Steve Vicencia, executive vice president of HUB International Insurance Services Inc. Caster has been in the risk management and … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal    &nbsp…(Read More)

By Don Jergler A rash of sexual harassment scandals this summer involving venture capitalists has laid bare a major weakness in laws meant to protect workers from unwelcome advances. While legislation is clear on many workplace interactions, there’s next to nothing on the … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal   &nbsp…(Read More)

By Stephanie K. Jones Naperville, Ill.-based Berkley Program Specialists has appointed Michael Greville as vice president and business development officer. Greville will oversee the new business strategy for the organization. He is responsible for managing prospective program administrator relationships nationwide, as well as engaging … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal  &nbsp…(Read More)

By Stephanie K. Jones The finance industry has lost hundreds of workers in the past three years as health care and retail companies continue growing their workforce in the area. The Argus Leader reports that finance and insurance companies employed just under 14,000 people … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal  &nbsp…(Read More)

Ironshore Insurance Ltd., Singapore Branch, has introduced a specialty professional lines product that offers protection for after-the-event legal expenses to mitigate commercial litigation loss exposure. Ironshore’s after-the-event legal expenses product provides insurance against adverse costs awards in commercial litigation. The … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal  &nbsp…(Read More)

By Don Jergler Nevada’s gambling regulators are grappling with how to deal with the state’s latest legal vice – recreational marijuana – and they’ve made it clear that pot doesn’t belong in casinos. In the first of a series of policy discussions, the … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal  &nbsp…(Read More)

By Don Jergler For the second time this month, a federal judge has rejected a challenge to Seattle’s first-in-the-nation law allowing drivers of ridesharing companies such as Uber and Lyft to unionize over pay and working conditions. U.S. District Judge Robert Lasnik rejected … Read More Read more here:: Insurance Journal…(Read More)

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