Insurance News

By a vote of 5-4, the United States Supreme Court has ruled that California's Holocaust Victim Insurance Relief Act of 1999, which revokes the license...
Jun 24, 2003 12:00 AM
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) is holding its summer meeting in New York City June 21 through June 24, 2003. Several issues of...
Jun 16, 2003 12:00 AM
Just a little over a year ago, President Bush signed into law the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act (BCRA) of 2002 (see PIA Connection, May...
Jun 10, 2003 12:00 AM
PIA National has created a two-page guide entitled "Hurricane Tips for Homeowners" that members can reproduce and distribute to their clients and prospects. It ...
Jun 10, 2003 12:00 AM
Legislation to resolve the nation's asbestos problem is likely to fail, according to Maurice Greenberg, CEO of American International Group (AIG). Greenberg tol...
Jun 10, 2003 12:00 AM
Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) has scheduled a hearing for Wednesday, June 4, 2003 on "Solving the Asbestos Litigation Crisis." Chairm...
May 27, 2003 12:00 AM
In 2001, PIA joined with a host of small business groups to argue for the repeal of a regulation on ergonomics promulgated by the Occupational...
May 27, 2003 12:00 AM
Auto reform legislation pushed by Governor James McGreevey was approved unanimously by the state Assembly on May 15. PIA of New Jersey actively supported the......
May 20, 2003 12:00 AM
Prudential Financial's largest property/casualty subsidiary, Prudential Property and Casualty Insurance Co. (PRUPAC), terminated the contracts it had with 200 i...
Apr 21, 2003 12:00 AM
The largest foreign-based insurer in the United States said it plans to exit the banking industry to focus more on underwriting profitable property/casualty bus...
Apr 16, 2003 12:00 AM
Alyssa KeehanManager of Business and Legal AffairsPIA National Atlanta, GA - Members of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) met March 8-1...
Apr 10, 2003 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON, April 9, 2003 - Rep. Chip Pickering (R-Mississippi) addressed members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) du...
Apr 09, 2003 12:00 AM
In a show of support for insurance producers serving as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) has adopted ...
Apr 08, 2003 12:00 AM
PIA members from around the nation held their 20th Annual Federal Legislative Summit (FLS) on April 3, 2003, in Washington, D.C. Agents held productive meetings...
Apr 08, 2003 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON, April 8, 2003 - Elizabeth B. "Liz" Luce, AAI, ARM, of Cheyenne, Wyoming was named Person of the Year for 2002 by the Professional...
Apr 08, 2003 12:00 AM
The Professional Insurance Agents Political Action Committee (PIAPAC) held its annual gala fundraising dinner on the evening of April 3, 2003 at the Hotel Washi...
Apr 03, 2003 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON, April 3, 2003 - The 20th annual Federal Legislative Summit of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) got underway today in ...
Apr 03, 2003 12:00 AM
WASHINGTON, March 28, 2003 - Congressman Eric Cantor (R-Virginia) will address the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents during the group's 20th...
Mar 28, 2003 12:00 AM
On March 22, 2003, the National Conference of State Legislators' (NCSL) Executive Committee Task Force to Streamline and Simplify Insurance Regulation held its ...
Mar 25, 2003 12:00 AM
People who register their cars in New York can expect to receive junk mail from GEICO and other advertisers, courtesy of the state Department of...
Mar 25, 2003 12:00 AM