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AIG's Greenberg Supports Optional Federal Charter
In remarks at a joint industry forum in New York, AIG Chairman and CEO Maurice Greenberg said he has been advocating for an optional federal...
Arthur I. Moll Scholarship Awarded
PIA of New York has announced that Nicole DeVito will receive its Arthur I. Moll Memorial Scholarship award this week during its Metropolitan Regional Awareness...
PIA Advises The Brookings Institute
One of the nation's most influential public policy "think tanks" is formalizing its involvement in insurance related issues and has asked PIA to participate. The...
Ranchers Mad as RMA Suspends Cattle Insurance Program After Mad Cow Discovered
A livestock group is demanding to know why the federal Risk Management Agency (RMA) stopped sales of new policies for an insurance program for cattle...
Why Agents Own: How to Maintain Control of Your Book of Business
PIA Connection's three-part series on Agent Ownership of Expirations draws to a close with this third and final installment. Repeatedly, in these first two...
PIA's 2004 Issues of Focus
Other issues of importance to agents that may see movement this year include reauthorization and reform of the federal flood insurance program, renewal of...
PIA Blasts OCC Preemption Regulations
WASHINGTON, January 20, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today criticized new rules issued by the Office of the Comptroller of...
Vice Chairman of House Financial Services Committee to Keynote PIA Federal Legislative Summit
WASHINGTON, January 20, 2004 - Representative Sue Kelly (R-New York), Vice Chairman of the powerful House Committee on Financial Services, will deliver the keynote address...
Election Year 2004: Be An Agent in Action!
Have you made your political plans for 2004? Each new year brings new challenges, opportunities and responsibilities. The fact that 2004 is an election...
Kansas Commissioner Proposes Cancellation Ban, CLUE Restriction
Kansas Insurance Commissioner Sandy Praeger (R) says she will seek legislation prohibiting insurers from canceling a homeowner's policy after a single catastrophic claim. In addition,...