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HTMLFlorida Office of Insurance Regulation Issues Orders Terminating Certain Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund Emergency Assessments
Colodny Fass Talenfeld Karlinsky Abate Webb P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 25, 2014, previously published on July 22, 2014
The Florida Office of Insurance Regulation ("OIR") advised today, July 22, 2014, that it has issued Orders to insurance companies terminating a 1.3 percent Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund ("FHCF") emergency assessment on most property insurance policies. The assessment,...

 

HTMLRequired Summer Reading: Guidance Issued on the Tax Treatment of Guaranteed Minimum Benefit Hedges and Identified Mixed Straddles
Dennis L. Allen, Thomas A. Gick, Jerome B. Libin, Jeffrey H. Mace, Michael R. Miles; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 24, 2014, previously published on July 23, 2014
Treasury and the IRS offered two pieces of highly anticipated guidance on July 18 that are particularly relevant to the life insurance industry.

 

HTMLMaryland Court of Appeals Establishes a Two-Part Test for Business Pursuits Exclusion
Morgan N. Gough; Semmes Bowen Semmes A Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
July 24, 2014, previously published on July 2014
Maryland adopted a two-part test for determining when insurers should apply a business pursuits exclusion in a homeowner’s policy for business activities. The Maryland Court of Appeals joined the Third Circuit and high courts of several other states, including Kansas, Arizona, and Montana, in...

 

HTMLLouisiana Insurance Commissioner Donelon Requests State Farm to Offer Policyholders Lower Hurricane Deductible Option
Colodny Fass Talenfeld Karlinsky Abate Webb P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 17, 2014
Louisiana Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon met with State Farm Fire and Casualty Company ("State Farm") officials today, July 17, 2014, and asked them to offer their Louisiana policyholders the option to have a two percent hurricane deductible on their homeowners' insurance policies by...

 

HTMLCourt Finds That Violation of UIPA Can Not Be Basis for Bad Faith Claim; and Finds That Insured Could Not Meet Clear and Convincing Evidence Standard on Reasonableness Prong of Bad Faith Test (Western District)
Fineman Krekstein Harris P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 20, 2014
In United States Fire Insurance Company v. Kelman Bottles, LLC, property damage occurred for the insured from an event concerning an industrial glass making furnace. The insured’s all risk carrier brought a declaratory judgment action against the insured. The insured also had a Boiler and...

 

HTMLFlorida's Citizens Property Insurance Reaches Agreement With Trial Lawyer Firm on Sinkhole Repairs
Colodny Fass Talenfeld Karlinsky Abate Webb P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 17, 2014
Under an agreement reached between Florida-based law firm Thompson Trial Group, P.A. and Citizens Property Insurance Corporation ("Citizens"), approximately 300 homeowners with unresolved sinkhole claims will receive settlement offers to end litigation, and make critical repairs to their...

 

HTMLNo Separate Tort Cause of Action for Breach of Duty of Good Faith; Statutory Bad Faith Claim Pleaded Mere Possibility of Bad Faith, Not a Plausible Bad Faith Claim, and Was Dismissed With Leave to Amend (Western District)
Fineman Krekstein Harris P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 22, 2014, previously published on July 19, 2014
In Plummer v. State Firm Fire & Casualty Insurance Company, the insureds made a first party damage claim, involving storm damage to its roof. The insureds claimed that the insurer failed to pay anything toward the roof damage, while paying a claim for roof damage to their neighbor for damage to...

 

Adobe PDFUnited States Supreme Court Issues Decision on Contraception Insurance Coverage Mandate
Murphy Hesse Toomey Lehane LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 21, 2014, previously published on July 2014
In a 5-4 decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby, Inc., the United States Supreme Court held on June 30, 2014, that closely held, for-profit corporations can claim a religious exemption from the Affordable Care Act’s requirement to provide insurance coverage for contraception. Justice Alito,...

 

HTMLEstate Planning With Small Captive Insurance Companies
David Kamer; Kaufman & Canoles A Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
July 19, 2014
The use of captive insurance companies has ballooned in recent years. The reasons are many, including traditional insurance companies narrowing the areas of risk they are willing to cover, ever increasing premiums charged by traditional carriers, a desire of insureds to have more control over...

 

HTMLFederal Agencies Finalize Technical Correction of Risk-Based Capital Rules
Colodny Fass Talenfeld Karlinsky Abate Webb P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 19, 2014, previously published on July 17, 2014
The U.S. Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency announced the finalization of a technical correction to the definition of "eligible guarantee" in the agencies' risk-based capital Rules released yesterday, July 16,...

 


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