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When Can You Apportion Liability For A Group Action?
How do you apportion liability among parties equally responsible for a decision? Short answer: Sometimes, you don't
United States
29 Jul 2019
Health Care Implications Of Tax Bill: No More Individual Mandate
Late yesterday, the U.S. Senate Republicans approved a tax bill, by a vote of 51-48.
United States
4 Jun 2019
DOL Expands Access To Association Health Plans
On June 19, 2018, the Department of Labor ("DOL") issued final regulations designed to expand small employers' access to association health plans ("AHP").
United States
21 Feb 2019
Fall 2018 Yellowstone Update
In a Yellowstone proceeding, a commercial tenant applies to Supreme Court for an Order tolling the time to cure an alleged default asserted ...
United States
7 Nov 2018
Federal Government Proposes To Expand HRA Use
On October 12, 2017, President Trump signed an Executive Order which directed the Department of Labor, the Department of Treasury, and the Department of Health and Human Services to consider regulations or guidance that would expand the use of health reimbursement arrangements.
United States
30 Oct 2018
Cyber Insurance: Frequently Asked Questions
Cyber insurance is a type of insurance that can help protect a business in the event of a data breach, network security failure, or other cyber threat, and from risks relating to information technology...
United States
2 Aug 2018
Judge Says "No" To ACA Reimbursements For Insurers
The Federal Circuit Court agreed that Congress could lawfully withhold funding from this program.
United States
19 Jun 2018
Senate Adds Repeal Of Individual Mandate To Its Tax Bill: Will This Change Doom The Bill's Passage?
Over the past few weeks, the U.S. House and Senate have been working independently on tax bills. While these bills have included some health care related changes, the latest version of the Senate bill ...
United States
20 Nov 2017
Price Fixing Claim Against Insurers Survives Dismissal
In Quality Auto Painting Center of Roselle, Inc. v. State Farm Indemnity Co., Case No. 15-14160, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit reversed the dismissal of a price fixing claim against...
United States
15 Sep 2017
Recent Cyber Insurance Decision Rejects Claim For Computer Fraud
A federal judge in Michigan recently granted summary judgment to Travelers in American Tooling Center, Inc. v. Travelers Casualty and Surety Company of America, Case No. 16-12108...
United States
9 Aug 2017
Georgia Declines To Recognize A Claim For Negligent Destruction Of Evidence
An individual is injured in an automobile accident. He wants to file a products liability suit against the manufacturer of the tires on his car. However, his insurance company has disposed of the car and the tires.
United States
18 Jul 2017
CBO Scores The American Health Care Act Passed By The House- Cuts Deficit And Number Of People Insured
The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has just released its estimate of the impact of the American Health Care Act (AHCA) passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on May 4th of this year.
United States
5 Jun 2017
Court Grants Summary Judgment To Agent
Intermarket Insurance Agency, Inc. recently escaped liability to its insured on a policy placement, winning summary judgment on the two counts of the complaint directed to it.
United States
24 Apr 2017
Florida Approves A Double Digit Workers' Compensation Rate Increase To Take Effect December 1, 2016
An October 5, 2016 Order from the Florida Office of Insurance Regulations granted final approval for a statewide workers' compensation rate increase of 14.5 percent to take effect December 1, 2016.
United States
28 Oct 2016
Georgia Supreme Court Decision Regarding Pollution Exclusion In Insurance Policy
The Georgia Supreme Court issued a decision in a case which involved a declaratory judgment action by an insurer that it had no duty to defend or provide coverage to a landlord against a tenant's lawsuit...
United States
15 Apr 2016
DOT.Insurance — The New Internet Place For The Global Insurance Community
In the past couple of years, ICANN, the international organization responsible for the management and oversight of the Internet, has approved the release of hundreds of new Top Level Domains (TLDs) – including .INSURANCE.
United States
24 Mar 2016
Happy New Year! – Last Minute Extension Of ACA Reporting Requirements
On December 28, 2015, the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") extended the reporting requirement due dates for self-insured health plans and applicable large employers for 2015 coverage.
United States
5 Jan 2016
Happy Holidays: Cadillac Tax Delayed For Two Years
On December 18, 2015, President Obama signed the Consolidated Appropriations Act for 2016 that was a merged spending and tax-extender bill.
United States
31 Dec 2015
Breaking News: "ACA Small Employer Definition To Remain At 50 Employees Under The PACE Act"
Yesterday, President Obama signed the Protecting Affordable Coverage for Employees (PACE) Act.
United States
15 Oct 2015
Breaking News: U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Federal Subsidies Under The Affordable Care Act (ACA)
The Obama administration breathed a sigh of relief today, as the U.S. Supreme Court, in a 6-3 decision, upheld the use of health insurance subsidies that was the central issue in King v. Burwell.
United States
1 Jul 2015
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