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Florida’s Citizens Revises 2019 Rate Filing; Will Request 2.3% Statewide Rate Increase

Jun 20, 2019 Citizens Property Insurance Corporation’s Board of Governors has approved a revised 2019 rate proposal that the company said...

Holmes Murphy Adds Payne as Organizational Wellbeing Practice Leader

Jun 20, 2019 Ali Payne has joined insurance services firm Holmes Murphy in Waukee, Iowa, as practice leader for Organizational Wellbeing. Payne brings more than 19 years...

Tower Hill Specialty Expands Into Arkansas

Jun 20, 2019 Tower Hill Specialty is now offering manufactured housing and dwelling fire insurance policies in Arkansas. Optional coverage features include equipment breakdown and service...

Senator Calls for Facebook, YouTube, Twitter to Lose Lawsuit Immunity If Politically Biased

Jun 20, 2019 Technology platforms such as Facebook Inc. and Google’s YouTube could face a flood of lawsuits unless they can demonstrate...

Claims Journal

Wisc. Court Upholds Subrogation Waiver in Construction Contract

Jun 20, 2019 A subrogation waiver in a construction contract blocks an insurer’s claim against a contractor whose alleged shoddy construction caused the collapse of a barn...

CMIC Group and Crime Bureau Announce Appointments

Jun 19, 2019 CMIC Promotes Loss Prevention and Claims Directors CMIC Group, a member-owned medical professional liability insurance carrier has promoted Denise M. Condron, previously the...

‘Burning River’ Loses Sting in Cleveland 50 Years After Fire

Jun 19, 2019 CLEVELAND — Fifty years after the Cuyahoga River’s most famous fire, a plucky new generation of Cleveland artists and entrepreneurs has turned the old jokes...

Rain-hit Cricket World Cup May Cost Insurers Millions

Jun 19, 2019 LONDON — Lost revenues from a record number of rain-hit cricket World Cup games in England and Wales may result in insurance claims of a few million pounds for...

Best's Reviews

Randall & Quilter Names Two to Newly Created Co-CEO Posts

Jun 19, 2019 Alan Quilter and Roger Sellek are to be named to the newly created positions of joint chief executive officers of Bermuda-domiciled nonlife runoff...

Elagy CEO: Large Carriers ‘Like Frogs in Warming Water’

Jun 19, 2019 Karl Stark, chief executive officer of the digital distribution platform Elagy, said large carriers aren’t moving quickly enough to offer customers real-...

Grace Global Managing Director: Innovation Begins With a Multidimensional Workforce

Jun 19, 2019 Grace Vandecruze, managing director, Grace Global Capital, said keeping customers at the center of innovation will help overcome...

Principal Adds to Retirement and Income Solutions Team

Jun 19, 2019 Principal appointed eight people to the retirement and income solutions leadership team. The additions to the team will help accomplish the integration of...