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PIA Lauds Congressional Passage of Flood Insurance Bill
WASHINGTON, June 21, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) expressed appreciation to Congress following today's final vote to reauthorize...
Conning Says Reserves Up, But Industry Still Undercapitalized
Three years of rising property-casualty rates have finally had a favorable impact on loss reserves, substantially reducing estimated deficiency, according to the latest annual study...
PIA Urges House to Follow Senate and Vote to Renew National Flood Insurance Program
WASHINGTON, June 17, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today urged the House of Representatives to follow the lead...
PIA Applauds Senate Vote to Renew National Flood Insurance Program
WASHINGTON, June 16, 2004 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today applauded the passage by the U.S. Senate of legislation that reauthorizes...
FTC Says National Do-Not-Email Registry Not Yet Feasible
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a report telling Congress that, at the present time, a National Do Not Email Registry would fail to...
Court Rules Fan Cannot Hold Boston Red Sox Responsible for Injuries From Foul Ball
Should a spectator who goes to a baseball game know enough about the dangers of getting hit by a foul ball to take precautions, or...
Connecticut Issues Letter on Returning Soldiers in Response to PIA Call
The Connecticut Insurance Department is the latest to issue a letter to automobile insurers informing them that they should not deny reinstatement, refuse to write,...
NASD, SEC Drafting New Regulation on Variable Annuities
On June 9, 2004, the National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued the draft of a new regulation...
Mike Pickens Narrowly Escapes Bomb in Baghdad
Arkansas Insurance Commissioner and Immediate Past President of the NAIC Mike Pickens had a close call in Baghdad last month. Pickens is in Iraq working...
Insurer Coalition Commends NAIC Adoption of TRIA Resolution
SAN FRANCISCO, June 14, 2004 - A broad-based coalition of property-casualty insurance company, insurance producer and reinsurance trade associations commended the National Association of Insurance...