On December 21, the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) adopted amendments to the Life & Health Guaranty Association Model Act, previously discussed here. Among other revisions, the amendments will make three significant changes:
The next step in the process will be for states to decide whether to adopt the revised NAIC Model Act, which may be an uphill battle in states with high HMO penetration.
On March 8, Bill Goddard will be speaking on "Lessons Learned from ERM, ORSA and Corporate Governance: Identifying and Remedying Weaknesses in Your Company's Risk and Capital Frameworks" at the 14th National Forum on Insurance Regulation, a conference presented by the American Conference Institute (ACI) to be held in New York.
On February 9, Bill Goddard will be speaking on a panel, titled "You've Got to Come Back with Me to The Future: An Ethics Discussion," at the 2018 International Association of Insurance Receivers (IAIR) Insurance Resolution Workshop to be held in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Steven Cash, David Doot and James Blackburn authored an article, "The Industrial Internet of Things: The Railway Law Revolution of Our Time," for Bloomberg BNA's Privacy and Security Law Report.
Joe Scully was a featured panelist in a discussion, "Defense Counsel, In-House Counsel, and the Many Carriers: Ethical Concerns About the Ultimate Privilege," at the Northeast Regional Claims Conference in Hartford on November 2.
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Eric Fader was quoted in an article, "Patient Privacy Concerns May Complicate Amazon Health-Care Initiative," published in Bloomberg BNA's Health IT Law & Industry Report.
Day Pitney and the National Governors Association (NGA) hosted an invitation-only forum, held at the Downtown Harvard Club of Boston, that brought together lawyers, policymakers, cybersecurity experts and other participants to identify and discuss legal issues related to the growing Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).
Bill Goddard was quoted in an article, "In Model Law Draft, HMOs Would Contribute Funds for Long-Term Care Insolvencies," published in S&P Global Market Intelligence.
Jay Mussman was quoted in an article, "Advisors Have Key Role to Play in Hurricane Aftermath," published in InsuranceNewsNet.com.
Day Pitney was a presenting sponsor of the 14th Annual Women of Innovation Awards gala, presented by the Connecticut Technology Council and held at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington, CT.