At both the federal and state levels, 2013 is proving to be a year of significant activity and regulatory changes for the insurance industry.
Originally Published in TortSource - Summer 2013....more
Committee Substitute for House Bill 1191 (CS/HB 1191) makes several changes to Florida’s captive insurance law to remedy unintended consequences that may have resulted from the 2012 enactment of Committee Substitute for...more
Committee Substitute for Senate Bill 1842 (CS/SB 1842), passed by the 2013 Florida Legislature, enacts changes to the Florida Insurance Code (the “Code”). These changes are necessary to implement and enforce requirements of...more
Committee Substitute for Senate Bill 1770 (CS/SB 1770) passed by the 2013 Florida Legislature creates a “keep-out” clearinghouse to reduce the size and type of exposures insured by Citizens Property Insurance Corporation...more
This opinion was issued today by the First District Court of Appeal (1st DCA). This opinion potentially impacts insurers authorized to transact property insurance in Florida in connection with existing and future sinkhole...more