Another federal court sides with banks as more states pass anti-tying laws
- McCarran-Ferguson: Clinton's other patient. Covaleski, John M. // Best's Review / Life-Health Insurance Edition;Mar1994, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p44
Reports on the proposal of President Bill Clinton on the applicability of the 1945 McCarran-Ferguson Act (MFA) to the business of insurance. Impact of MFA on the insurance industry (II); Craig Berrington, general counsel for the American Insurance Association; Applicability of antitrust...
- Insurers Face Off Over Federal Charter. Howard, Lisa S. // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;11/4/2002, Vol. 106 Issue 44, p34
Discusses the regulatory difficulties facing insurance carriers in the U.S. Best method to encourage modernization in the insurance regulatory system; Insurance associations' call for the enactment of federal legislation that would enable insurers to opt for a federal charter; Best way to...
- Reform mandates must be logical. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;4/4/94, Vol. 98 Issue 14, p46
Editorial. Discusses various aspects of insurance reform in the United States. Introduction of employer or individual mandate concepts; Criticism against the Cooper Managed Competition Act; Reform plans that call for universal coverage.
- Talk of federal insurance regulation becoming louder in Washington. Hofmann, Mark A. // Business Insurance;6/18/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 25, p12D
Focuses on the debate on increasing federal role in insurance regulation in the United States. Provisions of the McCarran-Ferguson Act of 1945; Dissatisfaction with the way states regulate insurance.
- State Regulatory Delays Decried. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;6/25/2001, Vol. 105 Issue 26, p1
Reports on the delays in the state insurance product approval process in the United States. Effect of the delays on the competition in the insurance industry; Advantages of alternative risk-transfer mechanisms over multistate insurance approval system; Need for a reform in the insurance...
- RRG advocates in clash with regulators at NAIC. Ortis, L.H. // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;3/21/94, Vol. 98 Issue 12, p9
Reports that state regulators and representatives of risk retention groups staked out their opposing views on the regulation of alternative insurance mechanisms and the interpretation of the Liability Risk Retention Act at the first meeting in 1994 of the National Association of Insurance...
- Flood insurance plan, due next week, adds premiums to escrow requirements. Schulz, Matt // American Banker;10/5/1995, Vol. 160 Issue 192, p9
Reports on the scheduled release of proposed rules on the implementation of the National Flood Insurance Act of 1994. Regulation of depository institutions by five agencies; Escrow of flood insurance premiums.
- Health-insurance reform rules published. // AHA News;04/07/97, Vol. 33 Issue 13, p3
Reports on the publication of rules for the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Labor and Treasury. Law designed to help workers and their families keep health insurance even if they lose or change their jobs;...
- Looking Back 75 Years. // Insurance Advocate;7/14/2001, Vol. 112 Issue 27, p57
Presents an excerpt from the article `Impartial Regulation,' from the July 1926 issue of `Insurance Advocate,' which criticized the failure of the insurance industry in the United States to resist politically-motivated government regulations during the 1920s.