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Special Report: U.S. P/C Industry Expected to Produce 2nd Consecutive Underwriting Profit
The U.S. property/casualty industry is expected to post a second consecutive year of underwriting profitability in 2014, despite increased catastrophe losses and reduced benefit from favorable development of prior years' loss reserves
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Also in This Issue:
We are pleased to feature Daniel W. Raab, P.A. in this issue's Member Spotlight. Daniel, an attorney in South Florida for more than 20 years, provides legal services for various commercial enterprises and has a wide range of knowledge in the areas of admiralty and transportation. He recently participated in an A.M. Best insurance law podcast and discussed a case on limitation liability on motor carriers and the impact on legal counsel and insurance companies. Read More...
In the Press -What Our Listees Are Doing
Find out what listees in California, Florida, Michigan, Pennsylvania and elsewhere are doing in their professions and communities. Read More...
For the Record - What our Listees are Writing:
Browse recent articles by our listees on what's hot in workers' comp, updates on insurance, construction defect and commercial auto law, potential issues related to manual door closers and other topics. Read More...
It's the Law - Legal Precedents Impacting the Insurance Industry
In Utah, employee status is no longer limited to categories explicitly listed under the Governmental Immunity Act. Recent cases in Arizona define "direct primary care provider plan," address the definition of "managing general agent" and add licensing requirements for navigators and certified application counselors. In Idaho, failure to use a seat belt is admissible as evidence under certain circumstances. Read More...

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