TITLE

Insurers battle to avoid RICO

AUTHOR(S)
Brostoff, Steven
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;9/21/98, Vol. 102 Issue 38, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the insurance companies' appeal to federal appeals courts in the United States to bar the application of Racketeer Influenced & Corrupt Organizations Act of 1970 (RICO) to the insurance business. Variations in the interpretations of appeals courts on the issue; Possible implications of the application of RICO to the business of insurance.
ACCESSION #
1139025

 

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