Our quarterly look at mergers & acquisitions activity across the nation as well as here in Massachusetts.
This is The Hilb Group’s third acquisition in Massachusetts in 2017 The Hilb Group (THG) has announced another Massachusetts acquisition. On November 1, 2017, THG […]
SJC ruling result in a primary insurer paying 9% and excess insurer paying 91% of every dollar paid over $1 million on large loss.
Class action settlement gets lawyers $9 million plus and average policyholder $22.02.
The latest insurtech updates from the Massachusetts insurance industry.
The latest hirings, promotions, and accolades this week in the Massachusetts insurance industry.
November 13, 2017 – A review of the enforcement actions and special investigations involving Mass. resident and non-resident producers during the Third Quarter (Q3) of 2017.
A producer who claims regulators are in a criminal conspiracy to revoke her producer licenses has lost her license in Massachusetts.
August 14, 2017 – Our occasional column featuring news items and events from around the Massachusetts insurance industry.
HealthMarkets Agency crowdsourced opinions on healthcare reform options using social media to engage with legislators and president
October 30, 2017 – This week features announcements from Boston Mutual, Veruna & Eastern Insurance.
October 18, 2016 – Mr. Brophy was celebrated as the Insurance Library’s 2016 Insurance Professional of the Year this past Friday in Boston.
Richard Savage, 68, has been a mainstay of Inman Square in Cambridge for over 30 years. On the announcement of the sale of his agency to the KW Insurance Agency, Mr. Savage sat down with Agency Checklists to reflect on his career, the state of the insurance industry and why independent agents still matter. How […]
February 8, 2017 – Mr. Judson has been the Commissioner of Insurance since April 2015.
August 30, 2016 – Guest article on independent agencies by Victor Pepin, Vice President and General Manger, New England Region, Safeco Insurance
February 1, 2016 – This is a guest post from Nina Kallen who writes a blog about insurance coverage issues in Massachusetts.
State insurance regulations are one area that some Insurtech companies ignore at their peril.
February 22, 2015 – Agencies with insureds of a particular age might find this discussion on tax-free exchanges under Section 1035 useful.
Appeals Court decides reservation of rights rules for insureds.
November 7, 2016 – On December 1, $47,476 annual salary becomes the minimum for not paying overtime to full-time salaried white collar workers.
August 1, 2016 – Double damages and attorney fees for gender-based discrimination in wages for comparable work or questions of job applicants as to salary history.
On November 8, 2016, a federal court ruled AIG’s sexual misconduct exclusions did not bar Bill Cosby’s claim for defense in defamation suits brought by eight women. At issue is a 2014 homeowners policy and excess policy for William H & Camille Cosby of Shelburne Falls, Massachusetts.