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2015 NAIC XXXAXXX Reinsurance Supplement Proposal
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2015

On a March 16 conference call, the NAIC Principle-Based Reserving Implementation (EX) Task Force adopted the 2015 XXXAXXX Reinsurance Supplement


A Massachusetts court rejects the use of “usual and customary” medical provider payment data to prove reasonable reimbursement for chiropractic services
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2008

In a recent Massachusetts medical provider fee lawsuit which challenged an insurer’s reimbursement of a non-contracted provider at “usual, customary and reasonable” (“UCR”) rates, an appellate court held that the Ingenix 80th percentile provider payment data introduced by the insurer constituted neither “usual and customary” nor “fair and reasonable” reimbursement to this medical provider


Seventh Circuit decision explains jurisdictional limits for federal court litigation of class action insurance coverage issues
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2012

If an insurance company denies coverage for state court class action litigation and wants the right to litigate the coverage issues in federal court rather than state court, the insurance company should consider filing a declaratory judgment action in federal court before approval of a class settlement or risk losing the right to litigate the issues in federal court


Treble damages available for seniors and disabled adults beyond CLRA claims but not UCL restitution claims
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 11 2010

In an August 9, 2010 opinion, the California Supreme Court answered two previously unsettled questions regarding the ability of senior citizens and disabled adults to obtain a trebled award under California Civil Code section 3345


Court denies insurer’s motion to bifurcate breach of contract and bad faith claims
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • June 6 2013

In Osbourne Renfrow v. Redwood Fire and Casualty Ins. Co., et al., 288 F.R.D. 514 (D. Nev. 2013), the U.S. District Court, District of Nevada


The Seventh Circuit puts an end to litigation attacking the cost of Force-place insurance
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2013

In Cohen v. American Security Insurance Co., the Seventh Circuit rang the death knell on mortgagors' lawsuits complaining about the cost of


New Tax Rules for Captives Target Abuse
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2016

As part of a tax bill signed by President Obama on December 18, 2015 (The Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes Act of 2015 hereafter, the 2015 Act


2016 Excess and Surplus Lines Laws in the United States
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 2 2016

The Nonadmitted and Reinsurance Reform Act (“NRRA”) came into effect on July 21, 2011 as part of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer


Relying upon testimony of expert witnesses, Massachusetts federal court finds that follow the fortunes governs reinsurance relationship, even where agreements are silent
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • April 12 2011

Plaintiffs Trenwick America Reinsurance Corporation and Unum Life Insurance Company of America purchased retrocessional coverage from defendant IRC Re Limited


New York Insurance Department changes regulation of multi-beneficiary reinsurance trusts
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2011

The New York Insurance Department (the"NYID") has recently adopted a change in its regulation of multi-beneficiary reinsurance trusts ("MBTs") to accommodate non-U.S. reinsurers in run-off