A meeting of the Commonwealth Automobile Reinsurer’s Governing Committee Panel will meet on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at 1:00 PM.
The subject of the CAR Governing Committee Panel will be to hear the Request for Review submitted by Attorney Joshua A. Lewin, the attorney representing the Point Insurance Agency, Inc. According to the CAR Notice of Meeting, the Agency,
is appealing the January 12, 2017 decision of the Market Review Committee in denying its request for relief from the actions of the Arbella Protection Insurance Company relative to the issuance and renewal of the agency’s commercial automobile book of business.”
The CAR Governing Committee Panel is a sub-committee of the CAR Governing Committee that is charged with the following:
the responsibility to review appeals made by member companies and licensed producers aggrieved by any alleged unfair, unreasonable, or improper practice of CAR or a Member with respect to the operation of CAR. Only Governing Committee members may serve on this Committee and decisions of the Governing Committee Review Panel are considered to be those of the full Governing Committee.
The following individuals are members of the current CAR Governing Committee Review Panel:
|Mr. James Hyatt||Arbella Insurance Group||Chair|
|Mr. Sumner Gilman||Economy Insurance Agency, Inc.||Vice Chair|
|Mr. John Kelly||MAPFRE U.S.A. Corporation|
|Ms. Paula Gold||Plymouth Rock Assurance Corporation||1st Company Alternate|
|Mr. Thomas Harris||Quincy Mutual Group||2nd Company Alternate|
|Mr. Thomas DePaulo||Meridian Insurance Agency, LLC.||1st Producer Alternate|
|Mr. John Olivieri, Jr.||J. K. Olivieri Insurance Agency, Inc.||2nd Producer Alternate|
All persons interested in attending a committee meeting should complete a Visitor Security Form in order to expedite one’s clearance through security at the main lobby of CAR’s building. Committee members do not need to notify CAR in advance of plans to attend a meeting.