Tag Archives: Indiana

Indiana Adopts Guidance On PBR Implementation

In early 2013, Indiana became one of the first states in the country to pass legislation (HEA 1321) enacting the principled-based reserving method for calculating life insurance policy reserves (i.e., the Standard Valuation Manual).  However, before the law could become … Continue reading

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Brian Jones Presents at the National Business Institute’s “Personal Injury Claims: The Insurance Defense Perspective” Seminar

On Friday, August 21, 2015, Brian Jones presented “Ethical Issues in the Tripartite Relationship” at the National Business Institute’s “Personal Injury Claims: The Insurance Defense Perspective” Seminar in Indianapolis. Here is a .pdf copy of the presentation.

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Indiana Department of Insurance Prohibits Price Optimization in Setting Rates

The Indiana Department of Insurance this week issued Bulletin 219 stating the Department’s position that the practice of “price optimization” in setting personal lines insurance rates is prohibited. According to the Bulletin, “price optimization” involves “using data collection and analysis … Continue reading

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The Latest Indiana Legislative Update is Here!

Here’s the latest Indiana Legislative Update from our colleagues at Bose Public Affairs Group. In this issue, developments in legislation regarding: uninsured motorist damages; transportation networks; financial institutions and trade regulation; mine subsidence insurance coverage; securities; vehicle rentals; and political … Continue reading

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Crash and Burn: Magistrate Recommends Dismissal of Indiana and Tennessee Body Shop Antitrust Cases; District Court Dismisses Mississippi Case

The ongoing multi-district body shop antitrust case has hit more roadblocks. First, last week, Magistrate Judge Smith in the Middle District of Florida recommended dismissal of all counts in the Indiana case. (Full disclosure: The Bose McKinney & Evans team … Continue reading

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The Third Indiana Legislative Update is Here!

From our insurance colleagues at Bose Public Affairs Group, here’s the third Indiana Legislative Update. Topics inside include developments in: Unclaimed Life Insurance Benefits; The Indiana Department of Insurance; Dental and Optometry Service Coverage; Inmates and Medicaid; and Medical Malpractice. … Continue reading

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The Second 2015 Indiana Legislative Update is Available Now!

Hot off the presses, it’s the second update of the 2015 Indiana legislative session, with absolutely no mention of #DeflateGate, we promise! In this edition, more developments in: Unclaimed life insurance benefits; The Indiana Department of Insurance; Dental coverage; The … Continue reading

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Body Shop Antitrust Case Hits Roadblock in Florida

Following up on one of our more popular posts from last year, here’s an update on a key development in the on-going multi-district Body Shop Antitrust case brought by hundreds of auto body repair shops against dozens of auto insurers. (Full … Continue reading

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The First Update of the 2015 Indiana Legislative Session

It’s that time of year again. (And I’m not referring to yet another heartbreaking loss to the clearly evil Patriots, though that happened…again…) No. I’m talking about the Indiana General Assembly being back in session, which means more as-it-happens insurance … Continue reading

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Auto Body Shop Antitrust Cases Consolidated in Florida

On Friday, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation ordered five antitrust cases brought by numerous auto body shops in five separate federal districts—including the Southern District of Indiana—consolidated in the Orlando Division of the United States District Court for the … Continue reading

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