Oregon insurance regulator requires telehealth and grace periods

The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services wants health plans to cover telehealth services delivered by in-network providers to replace in-person visits during the coronavirus pandemic. The department made a few other changes in ligh.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2020

Why Genworth Financial"s Stock Is Trading Higher Today

Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE: GNW) shares are trading higher after the company announced the New York regulator has reapproved the proposed acquisition of control by Oceanwide for Genworth's New York-Domiciled insurance company. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMar 24th, 2020

Oregon health insurance plans won"t charge co-pays for COVID-19 testing

Health insurance plans will waive cost-sharing for COVID-19 testing at in-network facilities, under an agreement with the state of Oregon. People with fully insured individual and group health plans won’t be charged co-payments, co-insurance or de.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2020

Citibank to pay $18 million penalty for failing to insure flood-prone properties

A U.S. banking regulator fined Citibank N.A. $18 million for delays in purchasing mandatory flood insurance for properties where borrowers were located in flood-prone areas......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 21st, 2020

Exclusive: India reviewing anti-trust complaint against Maruti Suzuki over car insurance - sources

India's antitrust regulator is looking into allegations that Maruti Suzuki , the country's biggest car maker, pushes buyers to purchase insurance policies offered by the company, two sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 9th, 2020

Health insurance enrollment down 16% in Oregon

Enrollments in individual health plans is significantly lagging behind last year's numbers. Total enrollment on the Oregon Health Insurance Marketplace from Nov. 1 through Nov. 30 was 47,245, down 16 percent from roughly same period last year, whe.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 5th, 2019

Who has the best cheap car insurance in Oregon?

Carmen Martínez Torrón/Getty Images Car insurance in Oregon isn't incredibly expensive, but shopping around can help you save even more. Car insurance companies base your premium on many different .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 23rd, 2019

Australia CBA insurance arm pleads guilty to cold-calling offences

The life insurance arm of Commonwealth Bank of Australia pleaded guilty to 87 counts of breaching a law banning sales staff from making unsolicited calls to sell financial products, the country's corporate regulator said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 19th, 2019

CBA insurance arm pleads guilty to cold-calling offences: Australia watchdog

The life insurance arm of Commonwealth Bank of Australia pleaded guilty to 87 counts of breaching a law banning sales staff from making unsolicited calls to sell financial products, the country's corporate regulator said on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 18th, 2019

California regulator to probe utilities" mass power outages aimed at preventing fires

California regulators said on Monday they will open a formal probe of whether utilities violated any rules by cutting power to millions of residents for days as a precaution during recent periods of high winds and heightened wildfire risks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 29th, 2019

Pay discrimination protected under Oregon Equal Pay Act

The Oregon Equal Pay Act amendments of 2017 are the first of its kind. Oregon now requires every employer to have systems in place that equalize total compensation (wages and benefits) for all protected classes (not just gender) on the basis of substan.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2019

Insurance regulators fine Moda Health for claims issues

The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services dinged Moda Health Plan Inc. for incorrect processing of claims and ordered it to pay $200,000 in civil penalties. DCBS Director Cameron Smith suspended the collection of $100,000 of the penal.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 9th, 2019

Oregon, Washington insurance commissioners scold Cambia for keeping arrest secret

Mike Kreidler said Cambia's board should have informed him sooner about the arrest of the CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, since the two entities are in the midst of seeking approval for a partnership......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2019

M Financial partners with PNC

M Financial Group has signed a deal to provide insurance products and services to high-net-worth clients of Pittsburgh's PNC Financial Services Group. Portland-based M Financial is one of Oregon's largest financial services firms. It will now have a .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 24th, 2019

Health insurance premiums to rise modestly next year in Oregon

Premiums are set to rise a modest 2.3 percent next year for people who buy their own health insurance, under preliminary decisions announced Wednesday by the Oregon Division of Financial Regulation. The hike is slightly lower than the average 3.3 p.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 27th, 2019

Russia requires Tinder to provide data on its users

Dating app Tinder is now required to provide user data to Russian intelligence agencies, the country's communications regulator said Monday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 3rd, 2019

NRA challenges N.Y. attempt to block deposition of regulator

The is challenging renewed efforts by to prevent a former regulator from being questioned under oath by the gun-rights group, the latest spat in a legal dispute over an NRA-branded insurance... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMay 3rd, 2019

Digital Insurance Innovator Indio Technologies Raises $20M

For businesses across every vertical, insurance coverage comes in several shapes and sizes, but one fact remains the same: every business requires it. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 2nd, 2019

Brown & Brown (BRO) Unit Acquires Assets of ALMEA Insurance

Brown & Brown of Oregon, LLC, a unit of Brown & Brown (BRO) acquires ALMEA Insurance to boost personal and business insurance products and services in Washington. .....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytApr 17th, 2019

Congressmen shun money of donor charged with regulator bribe

Three North Carolina congressmen say they're giving up political contributions they received from a big donor charged in federal indictments with trying to bribe the state's insurance commissioner......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 5th, 2019

Oregon"s gender pay gap smaller than most states but widens by race (Infographic)

A recent report also analyzed how many months of child care or health insurance coverage or how many years of tuition women could afford if they were paid the same wage for the same work......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 4th, 2019