Preparing for a Data Security Breach

computer hackerAs last year’s cyber attack on Anthem and other recent large-scale hacking incidents illustrate, few events can put your company’s entire reputation on the line more readily than a data security breach.  A company’s first line of defense, of course, is to ensure that its data security measures are as strong and as up-to-date as possible.  Insurers must be proactive in this regard.  It is imperative that Continue reading

Common Misconceptions about Seasoning Requirements

seasoningIn speaking with others recently about their plans to file UCAA expansion applications this year, I was reminded of some common misunderstandings about seasoning requirements.  In case you may not be familiar with them, seasoning requirements are a set of special pre-qualifications that many states impose on companies seeking admission to do business in the state.  Their purpose is to ensure that companies have a Continue reading