Business Insurance - Web News http://businessinsurance.com/section/news http://www.businessinsurance.com en-us Fri, 29 May 2015 11:17:19 EST 10 XL Catlin CEO discusses acquisition benefits, speedy transition http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS06/150529816 20150529/NEWS06/150529816 The CEO of XL Catlin is “delighted” with the state of the combined entity recreated by XL P.L.C.’s $4.28 billion acquisition of Catlin Group Ltd. a month after the deal closed. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:08:50 EST Boston Scientific ordered to pay $100 million in transvaginal mesh trial http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS06/150529817 20150529/NEWS06/150529817 (Reuters) — A Delaware jury on Thursday ordered Boston Scientific to pay $100 million to a woman who said she was injured by transvaginal mesh, a device that is the subject of more than 25,000 lawsuits against the company. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:01:17 EST Sally Beauty says some payment cards "at risk" in latest security breach http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS06/150529818 20150529/NEWS06/150529818 (Reuters) — Sally Beauty Holdings Inc. confirmed that criminals used malware at some of its point-of-sale systems between March 6 and April 17. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:49:23 EST Worker's overdose death doesn't bar survivor comp benefits http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS08/150529820 20150529/NEWS08/150529820 The family of an injured worker who died from a prescription drug overdose should receive workers compensation death benefits, the California Supreme Court has ruled. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:26:40 EST Highest paid broker execs http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS06/150529821 20150529/NEWS06/150529821 Who were the highest-paid executives at publicly traded brokers in 2014? Find out in our latest gallery. Fri, 29 May 2015 10:17:57 EST Mideast Burning Man goes back to Stone Age http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS06/150529822 20150529/NEWS06/150529822 An event in Israel’s Negev desert related to Nevada’s Burning Man festival may have literally unmade history, according to media reports. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:30:56 EST Major deficiencies shown in 39% of benefit plan audits http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS03/150529823 20150529/NEWS03/150529823 Some accountants auditing employee benefit plans have a quality problem, said a study published Thursday by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employee Benefits Security Administration. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:12:47 EST Workplace productivity group names new CEO http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS08/150529824 20150529/NEWS08/150529824 The Disability Management Employer Coalition said on Friday that Terri L. Rhodes has rejoined the organization to serve as its new CEO. Fri, 29 May 2015 09:01:36 EST Terrorism risk pool grows to $720 million http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS09/150529825 20150529/NEWS09/150529825 India's terrorism risk pool has now grown to 46 billion Indian rupees ($721 million), reported Daily News & Analysis. Fri, 29 May 2015 05:56:54 EST Fosun eyes expansion in insurance sector http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150529/NEWS09/150529826 20150529/NEWS09/150529826 China's Fosun International Ltd. is looking for opportunities to purchase foreign insurance assets amid low valuations and risks, reports EJ Insight citing the Hong Kong Economic Journal. Fri, 29 May 2015 05:55:47 EST