• Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act and the Jones Act - Archive

    Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act and the Jones Act - Archive Federal Workers Compensation Laws Summary: The United States Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act (L&HWCA), 33 USCA 901-952, was enacted into law in 1927, 16 years after the first state workers compensation law...

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  • General Property Form—Archived Article

    General Property Form—Archived Article National Flood Insurance Program Summary: There are three standard policies used for writing flood insurance under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP). These are the dwelling, general property, and residential condominium building association...

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  • Financial Responsibility and Compulsory Insurance Laws—Archived Article

    Financial Responsibility and Compulsory Insurance Laws—Archived Article Effective in All States Summary: All states have laws that assure compensation for victims of automobile accidents. The five types of statutes in effect presently are: (1) financial responsibility laws; (2) compulsory...

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  • Table of Limits—Archived Article

    Table of Limits—Archived Article Financial Responsibility and Compulsory Insurance Laws Summary: The table that follows displays the minimum financial responsibility or compulsory liability insurance limits for all states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Topics covered: Split or...

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  • Jewelers Block Coverage Form - Archived Article

    Jewelers Block Coverage Form - Archived Article ISO Commercial Inland Marine Program Summary: The jewelers block policy, written subject to commercial inland marine rules and forms promulgated by Insurance Services Office, provides open perils coverage specifically tailored for the needs of...

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  • Fiduciary Errors and Omissions Review - Archive

    Fiduciary Errors and Omissions Review - Archive Need for Liability Protection Created by the Pension Reform Act Summary: A variety of liability coverage forms tailored to those who administer pension and welfare funds, profit-sharing and other employee benefit programs have been available for a...

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  • Homeowners Policy Conditions - Archive

    Homeowners Policy Conditions - Archive Provisions Applicable to Entire Policy Summary: The conditions applicable to both section I and section II of the Insurance Services Office 2011 homeowners forms are the subject of this discussion, with reference to the 2000 forms. Topics covered:...

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  • Processors Coverage Form—Archived Article

    Processors Coverage Form—Archived Article Insurance Services Office Non-filed IM Coverage Summary: The Insurance Services Office has developed a series of nonfiled inland marine coverage forms. This article discusses the Processors Coverage Form, IH 00 93 09 09 . The insuring agreement,...

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  • AAIS Commercial Properties Program - Archived

    AAIS Commercial Properties Program - Archived Building and Personal Property Coverage Part Summary: The American Association of Insurance Services' (AAIS) commercial properties program features simplified language and a modular approach. (Modular approach refers to the use of a declarations page...

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  • Dishonest, Fraudulent, and Criminal Acts—Archived Article

    Dishonest, Fraudulent, and Criminal Acts—Archived Article Dishonest, Fraudulent, and Criminal Acts Today, many lawsuits against directors and officers contain allegations of fraud, especially in securities cases. This is partially the result of passage of The Private Securities Litigation...

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  • Commercial General Liability Definitions - Archive

    Commercial General Liability Definitions - Archive Words and Terms Used Throughout the Policy Summary: Words and terms that have a contractually defined meaning that applies throughout the commercial general liability (CGL) coverage forms are discussed in this article. The definition section of...

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