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FSOC Proposed Rulemaking on Fed Supervision of Nonbank Financial Companies: Critics Submit Comments and Ask Who is Speaking on Behalf of the Insurance Industry
Posted on 9 May 2011 by Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

By Daphne Frydman and Eric Arnold, Partners, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Proposed rulemaking by the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) and the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve to advance the regulatory process of implementing... Read More

Sutherland Legal Alert: New York State Senate Passes Domestic Excess Lines Bill
Posted on 21 Jun 2012 by Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

By John Pruitt and Justin Kitchens, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP The New York State Senate has passed a bill authorizing the formation and licensing of New York domestic excess lines insurance companies. [1] The bill would allow such companies... Read More

Sutherland Legal Alert - 10th Circuit Holds: No Violation of Antitrust Laws by Title Insurers Even If Insurers Conspired to Bribe New Mexico Superintendent of Insurance
Posted on 2 Aug 2011 by Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

By Phil Stano, Partner, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP On April 26, 2011, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit affirmed, on the basis of the filed rate doctrine and other grounds, a lower court's decision to dismiss putative class... Read More

Unpaid Insurance Benefits Issues Continue to Intensify
Posted on 18 Jul 2011 by Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP

By Phil Stano, Partner, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Attention to unclaimed property issues affecting life insurance companies – including issues relating to unpaid life insurance and annuity benefits – has significantly escalated... Read More