December 2008
Best's Review;Dec2008, Vol. 109 Issue 8, p13
Trade Publication
The article offers insurance news briefs in the U.S. According to Milliman Inc., North Carolina's Insurance Underwriting Association, or Beach Plan, insures $70 billion in property but only has about $1.5 billion to pay claims. Ohio's Supreme Court upheld reforms demanding plaintiffs to meet specific medical criteria before bringing asbestos exposure claims. Moreover, American Council of Life Insurers president Frank Keating noted that an optional federal charter is urgently needed.


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