Day: May 16, 2018

Seeman Holtz P&C Acquires First Choice Insurance Agency in Missouri

Seeman Holtz Property Casualty Inc., formed in Boca Raton, Florida has acquired First Choice Insurance Agency Inc., headquartered in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. First Choice Insurance has been portion a Poplar Bluff, Dexter, Cape Girardeau, Wappapello, Doniphan, Neelyville, Perryville, and Caruthersville area for over 20 years. Led by Steve Phillips...

Marsh Networks Arranges M&A Financing Deal for Member Agencies for M&As

Marsh Networks announced a understanding with Shawbrook Bank to assistance a network members secure bank loans to account mergers and acquisitions or to sell their businesses. As partial of a arrangement, Marsh Networks will deliver Shawbrook to attorney members seeking to make acquisitions or sell their businesses. In addition,...

More States File Opioid Lawsuits Against Drug Firms

Litigation opposite OxyContin builder Purdue Pharma LP is heightening as 6 some-more U.S. states on Tuesday announced lawsuits, accusing a association of fueling a inhabitant opioid widespread by deceptively selling a medication painkillers to beget billions of dollars in sales. U.S. state attorneys ubiquitous of Nevada, Texas, Florida, North...

Goodwill and Affiliate in California to Pay $850K for Harassment

Two California entities, Goodwill Industries of a East Bay Area and a affiliate, Calidad Industries Inc., will compensate $850,000 to 8 former and stream employees to settle a passionate nuisance and plea lawsuit filed by a U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, a sovereign group announced. According to a EEOC’s...

USGS: M3.5 Quake Hit San Francisco Bay Area

A tiny trembler has rattled a San Francisco Bay Area though there are no evident reports of repairs or injuries, a U.S. Geological Survey confirmed. The USGS pronounced a 3.5-magnitude earthquake struck during 7:18 p.m. Monday. The upheaval was centered dual miles northeast of Oakland. It was felt in...

Lawsuit Claims Hawaii Mall Officials Knew About Faulty Rail

Lawyers who have filed a lawsuit opposite a primogenitor association of Hawaii’s Ala Moana Center contend mall officials were warned about a vituperation years before it gave way, murdering a immature male and withdrawal another with a dire mind injury. Nicholas Freitas died and his best crony Macroy Nagato...

Flooding from Montana River Receding, But is Expected to Rise Again

Montana’s Clark Fork River nearby Missoula is decrease after it crested during a top turn in a century and swept trees, trailers and other dangerous waste downstream. Residents aren’t out of risk yet. The National Weather Service forecasts a stream won’t dump really most before rising to an even...

Top 10 Agribusiness Insurance Claims

Motor car accidents are a many common agribusiness word claim, according to insurer Nationwide. The Ohio-based insurer, a nation’s largest insurer of farms, pronounced that over a final 3 years, a tip 10 explain forms have accounted for some-more than 50,000 claims by a agribusiness customers. Here are a...

Reagan Survey Shows 5.6% Organic Growth by Agencies in Q1

Insurance agencies and brokerage firms available a second uninterrupted entertain of accelerating growth, and their opinion for a residue of 2018 continues to be optimistic, according to a new attention consult of mid-to-large secretly hold firms. All lines of business gifted a top organic expansion given 2015 in a...

Mass. SJC Rules Independent Contractor Statute Doesn’t Apply in Workers’ Comp Case

The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) has ruled a state’s eccentric executive government does not establish either a petitioner is an workman authorised for workers’ remuneration advantages in a box that has led to questions about workman misclassification. “Worker misclassification is a critical problem, both in a Commonwealth and...