Fireman's Fund Insurance Company has taken a third major step in its total IT transformation by awarding IBM a ten-year $94 million contract to modernize a major portion of the property casualty insurer's application, development and maintenance software into an On Demand infrastructure that could r...Read More
The Florida Division of Workers' Compensation has set a June 14 hearing date to consider a proposed amendment to regulations that would give employers who are issued a stop work order for failure to provide coverage up to five years to pay off the penalty.
The division proposes to amend Ru...Read More
The Florida Supreme Court approved amendments to the Rules Regulating the Florida Bar and the Florida Rules of Judicial Administration regarding the multijurisdictional practice of law.
In the matter of In re: Amendments to the Rules Regulating the Florida Bar and the Florida Rules of Ju...Read More
The Florida Supreme Court approved amendments to the Rules Regulating the Florida Bar governing the Basic Skills Course Requirement, thereby modifying a lawyer's obligations regarding completion of professionalism and continuing legal education courses.
In the matter of In re: Amendment...Read More
Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'BBB-' long-term issuer rating to NYMAGIC (NYSE:NYM) and to NYMAGIC's outstanding $100 million of 6.5% senior notes due 2014.
The rating outlook is stable.
The ratings reflect NYMAGIC's competitive position in ocean marine insurance, favorable operati...Read More
Fitch Ratings has assigned 'AAA' ratings to two new issues of debt from Berkshire Hathaway Finance Corp. (BHFC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc.
The newly rated debt totals $1.5 billion. BHFC issued $700 million of 4.75% senior notes due May 15, 2012 and $800 million of...Read More
Florida Rule 69L-56 concerning Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Requirements For Proof of Coverage and Claims takes effect on May 29.
All new forms can be obtained from the Division of
Workers' Compensation at its website, http://www....Read More
Oregon became the 17th state in the nation to gain final approval for meeting the requirements
of the 1970 Occupational Safety and Health Act during a ceremony Thursday in Portland.
Acting Assistant U.S. Secretary of Labor Jonathan Snare presented the signed approval of
'Final State Plan...Read More
Fair Isaac Corp. (NYSE:FIC), a provider of analytics and decision technology, announced the release 6.0 of Fair Isaac Blaze Advisor.
The latest version of Fair Isaac's business rules management software accelerates and simplifies strategy execution with enterprise business rules to help bu...Read More
The Florida Legislature has approved Chief Financial Officer Tom Gallagher's request for funding to add more law enforcement investigators to look into workers' compensation and Personal Injury Protection (PIP) fraud, the state Department of Financial Services announced Monday.
The request ...Read More