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Insurance Solvency Regulation – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 14
Posted on 19 Apr 2010 by Gary A. Hernandez and Paige D. Waters

By Gary Hernandez and Paige Waters The following chapter discusses the philosophy and methodology behind the regulation of insurer solvency. It begins in Section 14.01[1] with a brief review of the field of solvency regulation. Such regulation seeks... Read More

Framework for the Regulation of the Insurance Industry – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 8
Posted on 19 Apr 2010 by Gary M. Cohen

By Gary M. Cohen This is a time of unprecedented turmoil in the financial markets. The failure of Lehman Brothers and the federal bailout of AIG and other major financial institutions has led policymakers to consider wide-ranging changes to a regulatory... Read More

Licensing of Insurers – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 9
Posted on 19 Apr 2010 by Julie Mix McPeak

By Julie McPeak This chapter begins with a description of the issues prevalent in the initial formation of an insurance company, from the perspective of the organizers and the state insurance regulators. Often, matters of concern to regulators opining... Read More

Market Conduct Regulation – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 13
Posted on 19 Apr 2010 by Kenneth Levine

By A. Kenneth Levine A functional insurance market has become commensurate with the health, safety, and welfare of modern society. Insurance products fulfill the need for financial security of most Americans and the commerce upon which the American... Read More