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Published July 01, 2015 - 11:30am CST
The luck of the Irish ran out last week for a financial adviser who admitted to fraudulently creating fictitious life insurance policies for nonexistent clients.
Published July 01, 2015 - 11:11am CST
(Reuters) — A divided federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld a judge’s ruling that Apple Inc. had conspired with five publishers to increase e-book prices, in a win for the U.S. Justice Department.
By: Jerry Geisel
Published July 01, 2015 - 10:52am CST
The federal government will pay out nearly $8 billion in claims reimbursements to 437 health insurers under a reinsurance program created by the health care reform law.
By: Shelby Livingston
Published July 01, 2015 - 9:41am CST
LAS VEGAS — The 40% excise tax on high-cost health care plans set to go into effect in 2018 is driving employer interest in private health insurance exchanges as a way to control costs and avoid the tax.
By: Sarah Veysey
Published July 01, 2015 - 7:56am CST
Ace Ltd. will acquire Chubb Corp. for about $28.3 billion, the companies announced Wednesday.
Published June 30, 2015 - 5:11pm CST
(Reuters) — An Oklahoma woman who was injured when an earthquake rocked her home in 2011 can sue oil companies for damages, the state’s highest court ruled on Tuesday, opening the door to other potential lawsuits against the state’s energy companies.
By: Donna Mahoney
Published June 30, 2015 - 4:58pm CST
Virginia insurance broker The Hilb Group L.L.C. on Tuesday said it has acquired two New England brokers: benefits advisory firm Cornerstone Group and property/casualty and employee benefits broker Gencorp Insurance Group.
Published June 30, 2015 - 3:04pm CST
Show me the insurance, city officials told proponents of Boston’s bid for the 2024 Olympic Games.
By: Donna Mahoney
Published June 30, 2015 - 2:57pm CST
An Aon P.L.C. report released Tuesday says aerospace sector premiums have fallen for the eighth consecutive year.
By: Mark A. Hofmann & Matthew Lerner
Published June 30, 2015 - 2:49pm CST
Market analysts gave a general thumbs up to the proposed merger of Willis Group Holdings P.L.C. and Towers Watson & Co. announced Tuesday.
By: Judy Greenwald
Published June 30, 2015 - 2:43pm CST
Attorneys who represent employers are worried the U.S. Department of Labor will issue a final proposal that will change the so-called “white collar exemptions” for overtime without giving employers the opportunity to comment on the issue first.
Published June 30, 2015 - 2:26pm CST
By the end of 2015, Willis Group Holdings P.L.C. will merge with human resources consultancy Towers Watson & Co. to form a company valued at about $18 billion.
By: Joyce Famakinwa
Published June 30, 2015 - 12:23pm CST
Property/casualty insurer Ace Bermuda International has launched the Ace Nordic directors and officers liability policy.
By: Stephanie Goldberg
Published June 30, 2015 - 12:09pm CST
The New Mexico Court of Appeals has again ruled that medical marijuana should be classified as “reasonable and necessary medical care” for an injured worker.
Published June 30, 2015 - 12:00pm CST
(Reuters) — A federal jury on Monday ordered the CEO of a Manhattan investment firm to pay $18 million in damages to a former employee for sexual harassment and defamation.