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Spring Sprouts a Renewed Review by the NAIC

Spring Sprouts a Renewed Review by the NAIC

March 31, 2014

Various NAIC groups renewed their review of the regulatory framework for annuities.

Summary Judgment Victory for Life Insurer in Annuity Class Action

Summary Judgment Victory for Life Insurer in Annuity Class Action

March 31, 2014

In this California Superior Court case, the plaintiff policyholders alleged that Equitrust breached the contracts in the way in which it calculated both the minimum fixed interest rate, and the maximum caps on certain indexed-fund return rates; and in its application of the policies’ premium bonus provisions.

The Target Data Breach: Potential Consequences for Banks

The Target Data Breach: Potential Consequences for Banks

March 31, 2014

While Target is a retailer, its data breach directly impacts the banking industry. Banks and retailers are currently debating which industry is most responsible for protecting customer data.

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