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Auto Liability Policy Literally Enforced to Require Named Insured’s Consent to Extend Coverage to Permissive User
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A United States District Court, applying South Carolina law, found that an automobile liability insurer had no obligation to defend or indemnify a driver who was operating an insured vehicle without the named insured’s permission, even though the operator allegedly …

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Zumba instructor's homeowners' policy didn't cover injuries suffered during a class
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The Arizona Appellate Court ruled that the activity at the local fitness club was a ‘trade, profession or occupation’ within the meaning of the homeowners’ insurance policy business exclusion.

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Lockton: P&C insurance remains highly competitive
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Underwriting companies are updating their product offerings, zeroing in on niche customers, and looking to tech innovation for future growth.

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AP Specialty’s Epstein Named by RIC as Vice President in California
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RIC Insurance General Agency has named Michele Epstein as vice president of management and professional lines. She will be based in Chatsworth, Calif. and produce, enhance and expand these product offerings for RIC’s agency partners. Epstein worked as vice president …

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MJ Insurance Adds Parker, Slusser to Risk Management Team in Indianapolis
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Indiana-based MJ Insurance, has welcomed two new additions to the risk management department in its Indianapolis headquarters, Aaron Parker and Jon Slusser. Parker joins the MJ team as a client executive, responsible for the overall client experience — creating and …

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Sherman Named President of Michigan’s Acrisure
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Acrisure LLC, a national retail consulting and insurance broker based in Caledonia, Mich., has named D. Michael Sherman as president. Sherman joined Acrisure in January as a strategic advisor, bringing more than 40 years of experience in the insurance industry …

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Texas Father, Son Charged in Alleged $16M Insurance Scam
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Prosecutors say a Texas father and son have been charged in an alleged $16 million hearing aids insurance scam using American Airlines workers. A federal grand jury in Dallas indicted 66-year-old Terry Lynn Anderson and 36-year-old Rocky Freeland Anderson. They …

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Feds Grant $5.9M to West Virginia for Drug Addiction Fight
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West Virginia will receive $5.9 million from the federal government to help fight drug addiction. U.S. Rep. Evan Jenkins and Sens. Shelley Moore Capito and Joe Manchin announced the grant Thursday from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. …

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Cavignac & Associates in California Names Delmundo Account Administrator
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San Diego, Calif.-based Cavignac & Associates has named Doneca Delmundo as an account administrator within the agency’s commercial department. Delmundo will provide support and assistance to the agency’s commercial insurance account managers. Specifically, she is responsible for processing endorsements, policies …

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