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.
March 27, 2017 – Well-known in the Massachusetts insurance industry, Springfield independent agent Joe Leahy talks about his life in insurance and why giving back to the industry is so important.
While there are many insurtechs out there trying to co-opt the role of the independent agent, many more have been created with the sole purpose of to aid the role of the independent agent in this new era or innovation in insurance. One such start-up is Veruna. Created on the salesforce platform, Veruna is a […]
A Q&A with Casey Gustus, CEO of Apliant, a start-up aimed at providing independent agents software technology to reach new markets and drive higher productivity and profitability.
October 30, 2017 – This week features announcements from Boston Mutual, Veruna & Eastern Insurance.
May 9, 2017 – Since 1899, The A.A. Dority Company has been a surety specialist and a family-owned business spanning five generations.
A look at a local bank interested in financing Massachusetts insurance agencies, brokers & agents
Insurtech IV Boston drew over 300 including C-level insurance company officers.
January 3, 2012 – Cleary Consultants, a Boston placement firm received an early Christmas present from the Massachusetts Appeals Court on December 16th. The placement firm won a decision against Norfolk and Dedham that established that Norfolk and Dedham had the duty to defend the placement company against a discrimination complaint pending before the Massachusetts […]
Workplace law signed July 27th, gives pregnant and nursing mothers right to accommodation on job and prohibits discrimination.
The case: Witkowski v. Richard W. Endlar Insurance Agency, May 29, 2012, Massachusetts Appeals Court
The Case: Boazova v. Safety Ins. 462 Mass. 346.
January 10, 2017 – The Congress decision is an important one in that it extends the potential liability of all insurance agencies dealing with personal information relating to not only insureds, but in this case, to a property damage claimant.
June 22, 2015 – A recent case involving the failure to warn a worker of railing being unattached which leads to fall and injuries.
December 16, 2016 – A forensic accounting firm supplying accounting-related services to insurance companies for claims was indicted by federal grand jury on December 14, for filing an income tax return failing to report as income $594,217.19 embezzled from an insurance company client.