Day: May 15, 2018

Uber Drops Arbitration, Confidentiality Requirements for Sexual Assault Claims

Uber Technologies Inc. pronounced on Tuesday passionate nuisance or attack victims will have a choice to settle claims with a ride-hailing use but a confidentiality sustenance that prevents them from vocalization about a incidents. Uber also pronounced it will no longer need imperative settlement for claims of passionate nuisance...

Judge Scolds Facebook for ‘Faulty Proposition’ Over Privacy Claims

A decider scolded Facebook Inc. for misconstruing his possess rulings as he systematic a association to face a high-stakes hearing accusing it of violating user privacy. The amicable media hulk has misinterpreted before justice orders by stability to claim a “faulty proposition” that users can’t win their lawsuit underneath...

NFP Acquires 1st Community Insurance Services in California

NFP Corp. has acquired Palm Springs, Calif.-based 1st Community Insurance Services Inc. Terms of a understanding were not disclosed. Principals of a organisation Ernie Santora, Dean Nickodemus and Ken Conrad will news to Roger Wilber, comparison clamp boss of NFP for Southern California, with Santora and Nickodemus holding clamp...

Anderson & Murison Names Jawitz Executive Vice President in California

Anderson Murison Inc. has named Mitchell Jawitz executive clamp president. Jawitz will be located in a Pasadena, Calif., bureau and will concentration on inhabitant business growth with eccentric agents and brokers. He has 30 years of knowledge in a industry. He was many recently comparison clamp president, product operations...

Police Probing Whether Autopilot Feature Was on in Utah Tesla Crash

Police are questioning either a Tesla sedan’s semi-autonomous Autopilot underline was intent when it rear-ended a glow dialect lorry in Utah. The Tesla Model S crashed into a lorry during 60 mph apparently but braking before impact, according to military in South Jordan, a suburb of Salt Lake City....

Ironshore Names Dorneker President of IronHealth

Lainie R. Dorneker has been allocated boss of IronHealth, a medical veteran guilt section of Ironshore. She assumes a purpose from Matthew Dolan, who was recently named boss of Ironshore U.S. Operations. Dorneker assimilated Ironshore in 2009 as product manager for IronHealth’s tradition comment facility, where she oversaw IronHealth’s...

AssuredPartners Acquires Iowa’s Peoples Insurance Agency

Lake Mary, Florida-based AssuredPartners Inc. has stretched into Iowa with a merger of a Peoples Insurance Agency (PIA), headquartered in Waverly. PIA has been a family owned and operated devoted word confidant in Iowa given a first in 1982. The staff of 88 will continue operations underneath Market President...

Gannon, Behrens, Bergstrom Named to SECURA Board

Appleton, Wisconsin-based SECURA Insurance has combined 3 new house members — Alice Gannon, Mark Behrens and Tim Bergstrom. Gannon brings some-more than 40 years of word knowledge to her new role, carrying many recently served as a comparison clamp boss and arch actuary of USAA (United Services Automobile Association)....

Insurance Department: Competition Increases in Louisiana Homeowners Market

The Louisiana Department of Insurance says a state’s homeowners word marketplace is most some-more rival these days than it was a decade ago. The LDI reported in a 2018 Agency Snapshot that in 2017, a homeowners marketplace saw a lowest normal statewide increases in a decade. The marketplace impact...