Illinois, Ohio and Michigan's courts may now be friendlier to insurers.
By John T. Sarich * Even smaller agencies can pool resources to benefit.
By Kevin DeVaan * What Spitzer's lawsuit may mean to us all.
By Birny Birnbaum * The effectiveness of state-based regulation is on the line.
By Dave Thomas * President re-elected, commissioners chosen in five states.
By Linda Garner * Recent investigations likely to produce more cautious buyers/sellers.
By Andrew G. Simpson Jr. * Buyers still hunting for agencies.
By Steve Fall * As loss ratios improve, agents and brokers see more opportunities.