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Filling Approved for First Admitted Insurer in California to Sell Cannabis Insurance

The California insurance commissioner has approved the first filing by an admitted commercial insurance company to sell cannabis business insurance. Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones on Thursday announced the approved filing from Golden Bear Insurance Co. “This is the first of …

Warrant Issued For Illinois Man Accused of Burning Down Business for Insurance

Authorities in central Illinois have issued an arrest warrant for a businessman they allege burned down his auto and tire shop last year. The State Journal-Register in Springfield reported the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department has issued an arrest warrant on …

Washington Nightclub Claims Racial Prejudice in $22.5M Suit

The city of Vancouver and others successfully conspired to close a nightclub because of racial prejudice, the owners of the club say in a $22.5 million lawsuit. The owners of Q Nightclub and Lounge say efforts by the city and …

Crain Shutters Business Insurance Publication to Focus on Markets with ‘Proven Growth Potential’

Business Insurance – a well-known industry publication for 49 years, has been abruptly shut down by parent company Crain Communications. The final issue of Business Insurance came out on Aug. 1. The publication’s website, its businessinsurance.com, and the Business Insurance …

Atlas General Insurance Services, LLC Named in Business Insurance’s Annual Best Places to Work in Insurance

San Diego, CA, November 18, 2015 – Atlas General Insurance Services (atlas.us.com) announced today that it has been ranked as #16 in the small employer group category with the annual Best Places to Work in Insurance program. This program recognizes …

RLI Launches Reps & Warranties Liability Policy

RLI Insurance Co.’s Executive Products Group has created a new Representations and Warranties Liability Insurance policy. RLI’s new Representations and Warranties Liability policy offers protection to buyers and sellers involved in corporate mergers and acquisitions from financial losses due to …

CNA Enhances General Liability Coverage for CNA Paramount

CNA has enhanced package policy for mid-sized businesses, CNA Paramount, to offer broader, more flexible, proprietary general liability coverage. The new enhancement includes industry-specific general liability extension endorsements (GLEEs). Through these industry-specific GLEEs and CNA Paramount’s modular structure, agents can …

The Hanover Enhances General Liability, Umbrella Coverages for Business Clients

The Hanover Insurance Group, Inc. has launched an enhanced suite of general liability and umbrella coverage offerings for independent insurance agents to offer their business clients. These product enhancements include industry-specific and specialized coverage endorsements that can further extend coverage. …

NAS Insurance Services Enhances Cyber Liability Insurance Product

NAS Insurance Services, an underwriting manager of specialty insurance, has introduced its new suite of cyber liability insurance services to respond to the growing needs of businesses facing constant threats of privacy and security breaches. NAS has added enhancements to …

Zurich Introduces Property Coverage for Cloud-Dependent Companies

Zurich North America has introduced new property coverage for cloud-dependent, middle-market companies. As the new property coverage enhancement for companies is not location specific, Zurich now offers insurance coverage for the cyber risks of cloud computing as well as business …