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West Virginia to Get $153K in Drugmaker Settlement

Article 1 Comments West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey said the state will receive more than $153,000 in a national settlement with a prescription drug manufacturer. Morrisey says in a news release last month that every state and the District of Columbia are participating in the $13.5 million settlement with Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc. The […]

Arizona Regents Slapped with $2M Gender Discrimination Suit

Article 0 Comments A $2 million collective action lawsuit has been filed against the Arizona Board of Regents for alleged gender discrimination. The suit was filed in federal court in Tucson on behalf of a former dean of the University of Arizona’s Honors College. Patricia MacCorquodale allegedly was underpaid by tens of thousands of dollars […]

Keeping Flood Insurance Above Water: Commentary

Article 2 Comments With the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) currently set to expire on February 9, and many communities still recovering from this summer’s hurricanes, it’s no surprise that the 21st Century Flood Reform Act has passed the House and moved to the Senate. But it’s important to note that Hurricane Harvey—which is estimated […]

Pioneer Adds Sarnoski as Senior Underwriter on West Coast

Article 0 Comments Pioneer Underwriters has named Dave Sarnoski senior underwriter in its miscellaneous, technology and cyber liability division. Sarnoski reports to David Lucey, vice president of the division, and will be responsible for errors and omissions liability business within the West Coast region. Sarnoski has more than a decade of experience in the industry, […]

P/C Insurers’ Bottom Line Should Benefit from Trump Tax Cut

Article 3 Comments Federal tax reform was a big topic of discussion at the Insurance Information Institute’s 2018 P/C Joint Industry Forum, with panelist Jay Gelb of Barclays Capital stating the recently passed tax law is going to be “a clear bottom-line benefit for U.S.-domiciled companies.” In particular, he pointed to Berkshire Hathaway as one […]