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Stop-Loss Policies, How Low Can You Go?

JDSupra Business Advisor | 20 Apr 2017

On April 5, the “Self-Insurance Protection Act” passed the House and moved to the Senate.  This bill, if enacted, would amend ERISA, the Public Health Service Act and the Internal ...

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Why brokers should explore level-funded plans for small group clients

benefitspro | 18 Apr 2017

Now that the American Health Care Act has failed to advance, small businesses, and the brokers who serve them, are looking for ways to manage health care costs within the status quo of the Affordab...

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Cayman’s captive industry sees ‘buoyant start’ to 2017

Captive Insurance Times | 13 Apr 2017

The Cayman Islands has signed off on eight new insurer licences issued in Q1 2017. At the end of Q1, total premiums written for the sector stood at $14.6 billion, with total assets held of $60...

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When It comes to 831(b) captives, look beyond the headlines

BizTimes | 12 Apr 2017

A cursory internet search of 831(b) captives might scare some into thinking they’re a bad idea. But midmarket CEOs and CFOs shouldn’t rule out what can be an excellent insurance option&...

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House Passes Bill Blocking Federal Regulation of Stop-Loss Insurance

JDSupra Business Advisor | 11 Apr 2017

The U.S. House of Representatives passed the Self-Insurance Protection Act (H.R. 1304), on April 5, 2017, in an effort to preclude federal regulation of stop-loss insurance. This Act would not alte...

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County Could Save $1 Million On Employee Insurance | 7 Apr 2017

Franklin County is formally requesting qualifications from insurance brokers to begin the process of becoming self-funded when it renews employee insurance contracts for 2018....

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Self-insurance legislation passes House | 6 Apr 2017

The US House of Representatives has passed the Self-Insurance Protection Act in a 400 to 16 vote, paving the way for the introduction of legislation that will protect the right of group health plan...

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Georgia working to attract captives

Business Insurance | 6 Apr 2017

The Georgia Legislature has passed a bill to make the state a more attractive and competitive captive domicile....

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Should Your Business Have a Small Captive Insurance Company?

Law Breaking News | 2 Apr 2017

For a profitable business, a captive insurance company arrangement can be an effective and flexible business risk management tool that also provides potentially significant tax and asset protection...

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ND House OKs self-insurance bill for public workers, despite Sanford objections

Wells Fargo Pioneer | 29 Mar 2017

The North Dakota House approved a bill Wednesday, March 29 that would change the way the state pays for public employee health insurance amid concerns lawmakers haven't had time to study the idea a...

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