652 ABA Journal Insurance Law articles.
History is cyclical. The longer I write this column on law and pop culture, the more I realize the same series seem to bring up legal issues that relate to…
Jun 27, 2019 7:00 AM CDT
The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether Congress must fulfill a statutory promise to pay insurers who lost money by participating in the Affordable Care Act’s insurance marketplaces.
Jun 24, 2019 3:30 PM CDT
On Monday, the U.S. Supreme overruled precedent and held 5-4 that, absent consent, states can’t be sued by private parties in the courts of another state.
Justice Clarence Thomas wrote…
May 13, 2019 2:40 PM CDT
Federal judges in California and Pennsylvania have issued injunctions blocking the Trump administration from relaxing the requirement for many employers to provide contraception coverage.
In the more recent decision, U.S.…
Jan 15, 2019 9:12 AM CST
State Farm has agreed to pay $250 million to settle a class action claiming the insurer created a RICO enterprise to secretly fund the election of Illinois Supreme Court Justice Lloyd Karmeier, who later voted to overturn a $1.05 billion verdict against the Bloomington, Illinois-based company.
Sep 10, 2018 10:48 AM CDT
The National Rifle Association has filed an amended lawsuit against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo that contends the state has caused financial hardship by discouraging banks and insurers from doing business with the organization.
Aug 1, 2018 1:50 PM CDT
Less than a year from now, insurers doing business in South Carolina will be required to have a “comprehensive information security program” that protects consumer data.
Jul 6, 2018 10:27 AM CDT
Homeowners who lost their homes because of the eruption of the Kilauea volcano may not be covered for the loss, even if they have insurance.
May 15, 2018 12:18 PM CDT
The executive director of the Delaware law firm Morris James thought softball was so important to team building that she asked job candidates whether they played. She was the softball coach, after all.
Apr 5, 2018 7:00 AM CDT
Increased reliance on robotics, artificial intelligence and automation tests whether laws and regulations designed to protect those humans are sufficient or whether new laws are necessary.
Mar 1, 2018 12:01 AM CST
The Department of Health and Human Services has a new division to help protect health-care workers with moral or religious objections to providing certain types of care.
The agency’s website…
Jan 18, 2018 11:09 AM CST
A federal judge in San Francisco has refused to issue an emergency order requiring the Trump administration to continue paying insurer subsidies under the Affordable Care Act.
Oct 25, 2017 4:57 PM CDT
President Donald Trump on Thursday signed an executive order requiring federal agencies to consider rules that expand the ability of small businesses and groups to band together to offer health care coverage that is not subject to the requirements of the Affordable Care Act.
Oct 13, 2017 8:01 AM CDT
The Securities and Exchange Commission is alleging that a corporate general counsel participated in a Ponzi scheme that targeted naïve investors in ads that sometimes ran on the Rush Limbaugh Show
Oct 11, 2017 7:45 AM CDT
More employers can exempt themselves from providing contraceptive coverage under the Affordable Care Act as a result of new regulations issued on Friday that accommodate moral as well as religious objections.
Oct 6, 2017 11:59 AM CDT
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