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Weekly Dispatch: Feb. 2, 2023

Weekly Dispatch: Feb. 2, 2023

PIACT has announced its 2023 legislative priorities, supporting legislation that would waive the declinations requirement when an agent renews a policy in the surplus-lines market through an unaffiliated, licensed wholesale broker. In recognition of Data Privacy Week, New York state is promoting techniques for protecting private data. Reinsurance refers to the system in which an insurer moves all or some of a risk to another insurer to give protection in case of risks on the first insurance. Plus, you can read about state-specific industry news, compliance issues, technical resources, education opportunities and upcoming events in this issue of the Weekly Dispatch.

Escalating reinsurance renewals

Escalating reinsurance renewals

Reinsurance refers to the system in which an insurer moves all or some of a risk to another insurer to give protection in case of risks on the first insurance. In the last few years, reinsurance firms have proven themselves as essential in steering the direction of...

What’s in a brand? A lot, actually!

What’s in a brand? A lot, actually!

Are you a business owner or a startup looking to separate yourself from the competition? There are many ways to go about this, but it starts with branding. This article will dive into branding best practices, including identifying your target market, maintaining...

Weekly Dispatch: Jan. 26, 2023

Weekly Dispatch: Jan. 26, 2023

Clients buying condos?—Help them understand the complex insurance implications of their purchases. The insurance industry is seeing more economic momentum in U.S. auto, home, and business insurance than the entire U.S. economy. PIANY has compiled a Q&A to help your clients get on board with making auto photo inspections optional. Get ready to comply with N.J.’s new minimum limits laws. Plus, you can read about state-specific industry news, compliance issues, technical resources, education opportunities, and upcoming events in this issue of the Weekly Dispatch.