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2013

The Biggert-Waters Act: What Does It Do, and What Next?

Medicare Cost Plus: Yes or No?

Should The PPACA Employer Mandate Be Delayed?

CMS Health Care Innovation Awards

The Future of Insurance Pricing

What About Louisiana Senate Bill 19?

Understanding the PPACA Employer Mandate and Associated Penalties

Florida SB386 and HB821 – What Do They Do?

Who Gets the Credit?

The Robots Are Coming

Using Employee Contribution Strategies to Minimize Employer Impact of PPACA

2012

Citizens Property Insurance Corporation’s Clearinghouse Proposal

Title Insurance – Change It or Leave it Alone?

Is Your Liability Contingent Upon Arbitration Clauses?

Should Florida Citizens Issue Surplus Note Loans?

Insurance and the Peanut Butter Sandwich

Reputational Risk: A New Five-Year Test

The Future of the Stand-alone Non-Standard Auto Insurer

Is There a Need for Cycling Insurance?

Rate Controversy in Florida

Are State Regulators to Blame for Liberty Mutual’s Workers’ Compensation Rates?

Excess Property Insurance Issues and 2013 Renewals

After 20 Years of Inflation, NCCI Updates Experience Mod Formula

Executive Liability Risk Increases

Supreme Court to Decide on Health Care This Week

Modernizing Modeling Techniques in the Insurance Industry

Self-Insuring Employee Health Benefits. Yes or No?

Selection Bias in Costly Data Collection

The Impact of FORTIFIED Building Standards

Is Your Supply Chain Risky?

Is a Fix to Florida PIP Finally on its Way?

Reality or Wishful Thinking? Historical Information on P&C Insurance Industry Favorable Development

Be Prepared: 2012 Tornado Season is Almost Here

Are Insurers Spending Enough on IT

Homeowners’ Insurance Costs on the Rise

GAO Report Encourages Clarification of Risk Retention Law

2011

Insuring Your Company’s Reputation – Literally

Should Florida Repeal the Personal Injury Protection Requirement for Motorists?

Are Insurance Companies a Risk to the Global Economy?

What Do Weiss Ratings Mean for Florida Property Insurance?

The Power of Dissent in Risk Management

Homeowners Loss Data

Social Network Data and Underwriting: Coming to an Insurance Company near You

Commission Formed to Examine Availability and Affordability of Alabama Homeowners Insurance

A Year of Varied Catastrophes

Data: Asset or Liability?

The Asbestos and Environmental Actuarial Challenge

Are Flood Losses Getting Worse?

Illinois Workers’ Compensation Reform as a Result of Enactment of HB 1698

Capital Alternatives for Florida Property Insurers

The Receding Tide of the National Flood Insurance Program

What Grade Did Your State Get On Its Report Card This Year?

Actuaries and Social Media

Not a Laughing Matter

Bad Faith

Capital Remains Strong for Insurers Affected by Recent Outbreak of Tornadoes

SB 408: A Modest Proposal

So much for 0.0% workers’ compensation claim frequency…

The NBA playoffs and what actuaries do

The NFL draft – an actuary’s take

One day we might all be the same shade of grey

There’s an app for…that?

Analytics vs. instinct – a baseball point of view

Arbitration clauses

Comments on the recently released RMS Hurricane Model

The world’s property and casualty amusement park

Captive insurance marketplace is healthy

Using credit scores in insurance

Impact of sinkhole changes in Florida Senate Bill SB 408

A hypermiling discount on your auto insurance policy?

Actuarial Board for Counseling and Discipline activities for 2010

Could higher gas prices lead to lower losses for auto insurers?

NAIC Accreditation Standards for Risk Retention Groups

Workers’ compensation issues to watch in 2011

Will the new RMS model have a significant impact on homeowner insurance premiums in Florida?

2010

Will more banks be in the insurance business?

GOP House control might lead to changes on credit scoring, offshore tax hikes

Are lower insurance rates the new normal?

Should P&C insurance companies be subject to new rules under the Dodd-Frank law?

Property and casualty insurers fight to keep pace with costs

US Senate panel to study liability issues in rental car market

Pros and cons of HR 3424

Technology that will impact property and casualty insurance

A Tale of Two States: Louisiana and Florida

Oil Spill: Did risk management fail?

Mark Brannon comments on Florida SB 2044

Georgia Supreme Court strikes down medical malpractice damages cap

Fortune Magazine’s most admired property and casualty companies

Risk retention groups possibly to start offering property insurance

U.S. House repeals antitrust exemption for health insurance, excludes medical professional liability insurance

Industry groups speak out against insurance anti-trust exemption

Does the insurance industry need new financial reporting model?

Should there be a national insurance commission?

Will insurance M&A activity increase in 2010?

Will property & casualty pricing change in 2010?

2009

Senator Leahy proposes legislation to repeal antitrust exemption for health and medical malpractice insurance companies

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