Day: December 5, 2018

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Names Vetter Head of E&S North America

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has allocated Daniel Vetter as conduct of Excess Surplus North America, a newly-created role. Vetter will be obliged for a plan and expansion of a company’s ES Property and Casualty business, as good as for substantiating a Financial Professional lines group within a unit. Based...

McClelland & Hine Names Brooks Director of Business Development in San Antonio

McClelland Hine Managing General Agency, a multiplication of Worldwide Facilities, has hired Micayla Brooks as executive of Business Development for a San Antonio Branch office. Brooks has over 10 years of selling and sales knowledge within a word promotion industry, with 7 of those years focused toward portion word...

Dean & Draper Insurance Acquires Houston’s Painter Reichman & Co.

Dean Draper Insurance Agency LP has acquired Painter Reichman Co., a Houston-based group specializing in personal and blurb insurance. Painter Reichman Co was founded in 1906 and was purchased by J.T. Curson in 1935. Since then, it has remained family-owned until a merger on Dec. 1, 2018, by Dean...

Workers’ Comp Insurance Rates to Go Down in Louisiana

Rates for workers’ remuneration word will diminution in Louisiana subsequent year, a state word dialect announced. Louisiana Department of Insurance has authorized a rate filing from a National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) for a statewide diminution of 5.6 percent in workers’ remuneration rates “Louisiana businesses are benefiting from...

Suit Filed in Kansas Says Cessna Crash Caused by Drill Bit Left During Repair

A cavalcade bit left during correct of a single-engine Cessna aircraft is obliged for a 2015 pile-up in Arkansas that caused teenager injuries to a commander and broken a new $712,290 aircraft, a sovereign lawsuit filed in Kansas alleged. The censure filed in U.S. District Court in Kansas opposite...

JenCap Holdings to Acquire Risk Innovations of Atlanta

JenCap Holdings LLC (JCH), a specialty word business, will acquire privately-held Risk Innovations LLC, a specialty indiscriminate word attorney shaped in Atlanta, Georgia. Financial terms were not disclosed. Risk Innovations was founded in 2002 and has been led by Bruce Peddle given then. John F. Jennings, boss and CEO...

Fraud Forces Minnesota Agribusiness Giant CHS to Lower 5 Years of Profit

Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota-based CHS Inc. has lowered 5 years of increase by scarcely $158 million as a tellurian grain, appetite and food association recovers after a burden merchant falsified records. The farmer-owned cooperative, that also provides plantation and plantation word in partnership with Nationwide, announced a 2018 mercantile...

Nebraska Farm Bureau: Trade Conflicts Cost State $1.2B

A Nebraska Farm Bureau news says trade conflicts have cost Nebraska farmers adult to $1 billion in plantation income this year. The news expelled on Dec. 3 says additional costs embody between $164 million and $242 million in mislaid labor income. The news didn’t discuss President Donald Trump, who...

Jury Awards Indiana Doctor $112M in Medtronic Royalties Dispute

A northern Indiana jury has awarded a alloy $112 million in his brawl with medical device builder Medtronic over inclination he invented and sole to a company. A Marshall County jury found in Dr. Rick C. Sasso’s preference final week, awarding him a damages. Sasso is boss of Carmel,...

Only a Fraction of Patients Benefit from Medical Cannabis underneath Texas Law

Fewer than 600 of an estimated 150,000 Texas patients with wild epileptic seizures have been prescribed a low-THC oil subsequent from cannabis underneath a state’s tying medical pot program. Roughly 45 doctors have sealed adult to allot cannabidiol, or CBD, roughly a year after a initial pot plants were...