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Independent insurance agents should be prepared to answer policyholder questions and potentially gather new information for National Flood Insurance Program-affiliated insurance companies as carriers continue the re-underwriting process mandated under the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act. Section 28 of the 2014 law requires NFIP insurers to clearly communicate these flood risk ... Read More
August 31, 2016blue
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Wahby Park in St. Clair Shores, Mich., used to be a quiet spot for a dozen or so residents to go for a stroll around sunset. Then came hundreds of smartphone-wielding, garden-stomping Pokemon players. Now a couple in the lakeside neighborhood is suing Niantic Inc. and Nintendo Co. for allegedly turning ... Read More
August 16, 2016blue
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Professional liability insurer Beazley has been tackling data breaches, having recently unveiled a new report on the increase in cyber-attacks against financial institutions as well as launched an enhanced cyber insurance product. The company’s report, entitled Beazley Breach Insights—July 2016, discovered that there was a sharp rise in data breaches in H1 ... Read More
July 25, 2016blue


by Penelope Graham “Third-party liability coverage – I choose you” are words that have been hopefully uttered by Pokemon Go developers, as today’s hottest virtual app can lead to real world dangers. Pegged as the first augmented reality experience, the new app – which utilizes a smartphone’s location tracking, GPS and digital ... Read More
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