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Mutual of Omaha CEO Neary to Retire; Blackledge Named President, Successor

Omaha, Neb.-based Mutual of Omaha Chairman and CEO Dan Neary announced that he will retire in 2015. He will retain the role of chairman of the company’s board of directors. Executive Vice President James T. Blackledge has been appointed president of …

Louisiana Court Rulings in Disability Case Go from Bad to Worse for Insurer

We’ve all had a bad day at the office, but some days are worse than others. It doesn’t get much worse than having a court — two courts in fact — tell you that not only is your position wrong, …

Appeals Court Sides with Paralyzed Texas Cheerleader in Suit Against Insurer

A federal appeals court has upheld judgment in favor of a former Texas cheerleader paralyzed in a tumbling accident who sued Nebraska-based insurance company Mutual of Omaha for refusing to pay his claim. The lawsuit focuses on an insurance policy …