PopMuse: Business Insurance http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2020 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Dismissal Motion Granted in Wynn Resorts #MeToo-Related Securities Suit http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thedandodiary/~3/21DbFtI9qeI/ http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thedandodiary/~3/21DbFtI9qeI/ Mon, 01 Jun 2020 23:01:59 UTC Kevin LaCroix at The D&O Diary On May 27, 2020, in the latest #MeToo-related securities class action lawsuit to fail to survive initial pleading hurdles, Judge Gloria M. Navarro granted the defendants’ motion to dismiss the securities suit filed against Wynn Resorts based on allegations that the company had failed to disclose sexual misconduct of its former CEO, Stephen Wynn. The... Continue Reading http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ California Comp Bureau’s Study on Economic Downturns and Claim Frequency Examines COVID-19 Impact https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2020/06/01/570662.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/west/2020/06/01/570662.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 20:48:59 UTC News – Insurance Journal The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California on Monday released a study looking at the historic impact of economic downturns on workers’ comp claim frequency and the potential impact of COVID-19 on claims. The study, Impact of Economic Downturn … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Homeowners Insurtech Openly Expands into Kentucky https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570649.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570649.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:59:36 UTC News – Insurance Journal Openly Insurance, a tech-forward company that specializes in premium homeowners insurance, is expanding into Kentucky, the fifth state it is offering its product in to date. Kentucky makes it the fifth state to now offer Openly’s exclusive homeowners insurance product, … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Tennessee to Require COVID-19 Testing at Long-Term Care Facilities https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570647.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570647.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:55:10 UTC News – Insurance Journal Gov. Bill Lee’s administration announced Friday that long-term care facilities will soon be required to test all of their residents and staff for COVID-19 after initially just urging nursing homes to do so. According to Lee’s office, the Healthcare Facilities … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ South Carolina Business Owners Assess Damage After Protests https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570645.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570645.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:48:13 UTC News – Insurance Journal Some business owners in Charleston, South Carolina, swept up broken glass, boarded windows and took stock of ransacked shelves Sunday morning after protests erupted into violence in South Carolina. Broken glass littered sidewalks outside storefronts in downtown Charleston, where restaurants … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Georgia Nursing Home Cited for Delayed Reporting of Virus-Infected Workers https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570639.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southeast/2020/06/01/570639.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:46:19 UTC Russ Bynum and Matthew Daly at News – Insurance Journal The federal agency that oversees workplace safety said Friday that it had issued its first citation in the U.S. related to the coronavirus outbreak: against a Georgia nursing home that delayed reporting the hospitalization of six infected workers. The Occupational … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Minnesota Worker Sues Iowa City after Electrocution https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2020/06/01/570630.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2020/06/01/570630.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:14:16 UTC News – Insurance Journal A construction worker from Minnesota who was electrocuted and fell from a building is suing the city of Sibley, Iowa, for negligence. Victor Maldonado, of Worthington, Minnesota, alleges in a lawsuit that the city knew the high-voltage power line was … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Lexington Insurance Wins Texas Battle of Hurricane Harvey Deductibles https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2020/06/01/570628.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2020/06/01/570628.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:12:50 UTC Andrew G. Simpson at News – Insurance Journal In a case of competing deductibles, a federal appeals court has sided with an insurer and against the owner of two Houston office buildings, holding that a larger windstorm deductible applied to flood damage caused by Hurricane Harvey rather than … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Oklahoma Opioid Settlement Money Going to Cities, Counties https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2020/06/01/570626.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/southcentral/2020/06/01/570626.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:09:42 UTC News – Insurance Journal Almost $23 million in opioid settlement funds will go to municipalities and counties throughout Oklahoma that have been impacted by the crisis of opioid addiction. The funds are from settlements reached by Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter with opioid manufacturers. … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Mayor Takes Heat for Response as Minneapolis Burns https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2020/06/01/570624.htm https://www.insurancejournal.com/news/midwest/2020/06/01/570624.htm Mon, 01 Jun 2020 16:05:16 UTC Steve Karnowski at News – Insurance Journal First-term Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey appeared to be doing everything right. He worked with the city’s booming business community and the City Council. He reached out to minority neighborhoods and advocated for affordable housing. He implemented stricter disciplinary measures against … http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/