The Home Depot Inc. has reported pretax net expenses of $28 million related to its recent data breach and said it anticipates the total cost will be about at least $34 million for the year.
NASHVILLE, Tennessee — As a global trend toward urbanization and large infrastructure projects looks to spike demand for services in the coming decades, the construction industry is at a crossroads.
(Reuters) — Boston Scientific Corp. was ordered Thursday to pay $18.5 million for injuries caused by transvaginal mesh devices, a plaintiffs' lawyer said, in the third courtroom loss for the company.
With Republicans gaining control of the U.S. Senate in January, long-stalled cyber security legislation finally stands a strong chance of gaining approval by Congress and being signed into law.
Very few employers are planning to make drastic changes to their group health benefit plans in 2015, opting instead to add incentives to workplace wellness programs, according to new survey data.
Participants in defined contribution plans can combine those assets with their defined benefit plans without exceeding federal guarantee limits set by the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corp. under a rule to be finalized Tuesday.
(Reuters) — Competition in the global insurance market is driving commercial rates down by as much as 15%, according to senior industry participants as some look to new revenue boosting products.
While RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.'s $1.9 billion purchase of fellow Bermuda reinsurer Platinum Underwriters Holdings Ltd. will bear specific fruit for the buyer, the deal is being driven at least in part by overall soft market conditions coupled…
The Hilb Group L.L.C. has acquired middle market employee benefits broker Lake Norman Benefits Inc.
Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. on Monday said it is offering cyber coverage to users of its commercial package products and monoline general liability policies for small and midsize businesses.
Absenteeism among obese workers in the United States costs employers about $8.65 billion each year, according to a study published in the latest issue of the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
A man who was injured while working for a Texas employer who opted out of the state workers compensation system can't sue the company's liability insurer after his hand was amputated in a work accident until his employer's liability toward him…