Business Insurance - Web News http://businessinsurance.com/section/news http://www.businessinsurance.com en-us Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:31:07 EST 10 Express Scripts excludes 20 more drugs from 2016 coverage http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS03/150739959 20150731/NEWS03/150739959 (Reuters) — Express Scripts Holding Corp., the largest U.S. pharmacy benefit manager, said on Friday that it would exclude about 20 new medications in 2016 from insurance coverage, including two diabetes drugs and a weight loss drug. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:53:45 EST Insurer must cover oil firm's Hurricane Katrina cleanup http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS06/150739963 20150731/NEWS06/150739963 A federal appeals court has upheld a $22.5 million jury award to an energy company in a dispute with its surplus lines insurer. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:41:25 EST AMA supports monitoring to curb opioid abuse http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS08/150739964 20150731/NEWS08/150739964 The American Medical Association is urging doctors to use prescription drug monitoring programs to combat opioid abuse. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 13:25:45 EST Aon revenue dips 3.9% in second quarter http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS06/150739965 20150731/NEWS06/150739965 Aon P.L.C.'s s second-quarter 2015 revenue decreased 3.9% to $2.81 billion, due in part to unfavorable foreign currency translation, the brokerage reported Friday. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 12:07:02 EST Workers comp available for domestic employees http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS08/150739966 20150731/NEWS08/150739966 Privilege Underwriters Reciprocal Exchange is offering workers compensation insurance for the domestic employees of high-net-worth individuals in Florida. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:36:08 EST Hospital firing of tardy nurse justified by lack of FMLA communication http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS06/150739967 20150731/NEWS06/150739967 A hospital was justified in firing a nurse who was two minutes late for her shift because she had failed to inform her employer she was taking intermittent Family Medical Leave Act leave, says a federal appeals court in upholding dismissal of an FMLA... Fri, 31 Jul 2015 11:02:50 EST Week in pictures http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS06/150739968 20150731/NEWS06/150739968 A possible break on the missing Malaysia Air jet, a big fine for Fiat Chrysler, a new lineup at Ace/Chubb, cyber pain and suffering and more from Business Insurance. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 10:51:27 EST Census Bureau to release uninsured report Sept. 16 http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS03/150739969 20150731/NEWS03/150739969 The U.S. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:13:29 EST Two charged in 2011 cyber breach at Michaels retailer http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS06/150739970 20150731/NEWS06/150739970 (Reuters) — Two southern Californians were criminally charged over their alleged roles in a conspiracy to steal 94,000 credit and debit card numbers from Michaels Stores Inc. customers in a prominent 2011 cyber attack affecting the largest U.S. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:58:35 EST First quake insurance rate hike in 18 years: 19% http://businessinsurance.com/article/20150731/NEWS09/150739971 20150731/NEWS09/150739971 Earthquake insurance premiums in Japan are set to increase for the first time in 18 years, reported Enformable. Fri, 31 Jul 2015 05:47:56 EST