Legislation which seeks to change the definition of “independent contractor” passed the U.S. House last week.
Month: March 2021
The Maryland Insurance Administration (MIA) this week issued a bulletin advising producers to assist customers in light of mail delays.
Legislation which seeks to change the definition “independent contractor” passed the U.S. House this week. Our federal government affairs team – the Big “I” – is seeking an exemption for insurance agents and financial advisors.
While independent agency ownership of expirations and data should be a settled matter, it’s important to review agency agreement contract language.
Telework still will be encouraged and masks required when Gov. Hogan lifts some restrictions this Friday.
Producers who took advantage of the state’s temporary licensing extensions due to pandemic-related circumstances have until May 14 to come into compliance.
Insurance-related legislation – addressing everything from liability reform and rating factors, to weather-related claims and workers’ comp – has received attention in Annapolis this session.
Heed the advice of cyber security experts, as hackers aim to infiltrate independent agencies for access to customer data.