Robert Persico of ESIS / AceUSA (moderator), Nancy Schroeder of the Nat'l Assoc. of Independent Insurers, Bruce Wood of American Insurance Association, James Green of Acme Building Brands, Inc, and Greg Heidrich of the Alliance of American Insurers presented a panel discussion on "Legislation and Li...Read More
Jim Green, risk management consultant and principal of Business Risk Solutions, gave the key note speech yesterday and the 9th annual International Business Forum on Workers' Compensation and Disability in Coronado, California. The keynote presentation focused on taking control of an out of control...Read More
While the investment community continues to be harsh on general economy stocks, there is a bullish sentiment circulating regarding insurance stocks, and in particular reinsurance stocks.
Standard & Poor's says that globally, reinsurers have $280 billion in capital on hand, and can easily raise...Read More
Various insurance associations believe that California bill SB 71 does not contain enough cost-managing reforms needed to offset the higher benefits.
The Workers' Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau has given a preliminary estimate that SB71 will cost the insurance industry $3.6 billion to $4...Read More
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As you may be aware, AB 1358, modifying requirements for reporting business transactions with independent contractors to the Employment Development Department (EDD), takes effect January 1, 2001.
The new law requires businesses to report to EDD within 20 days of making payments totaling $60...Read More
The Illinois Earth Care Workers' Compensation Trust has been placed into liquidation on the request of Illinois Insurance Director Nathaniel S. Shapo.
The Circuit Court of Cook County granted the request Oct. 26, after the insurance department found the pool was insolvent by at least $6 m...Read More
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The National Council on Compensation Insurance says that the national work comp industry is undererserved by $16.9 BILLION, with national combined ratios averaging 130%. They see a big shakedown coming in the next year or so and many carriers going out of business....Read More
On 4/14/00 at 1 p.m., the Law Offices of Klein, Testan & Brundo are sponsoring 'Impact the Future', an opportunity to discuss the California Workers' Compensation reform proposals.
Featured speakers include: Stephen Smith, Director of Industrial Relations, St. of CA.; Edward Woodward, Presi...Read More