Regulation

 
 

A change to life-insurance regulation could save childr…

Prince McLeod Rams in an undated photograph. Prince was 15 months old when he was killed during a visit with his father in Manassas in 2012. (Family photo/Associated Press) MONTGOMERY COUNTY officials on Friday will celebrate the opening of a center that provides for safe child exchanges and supervised visits when there is a high degree of conflict between custodial parents. The event comes more than five years after the death of 15-month-old Prince McLeod Rams underscored the dangers of unsupervised visits and gaps in the safety net that isRead More


Overnight Regulation: Justice, AT&T trade accusations o…

Welcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal agencies, Capitol Hill, the courts and beyond. It’s Wednesday night in Washington, the House Ways and Means Committee is finishing the tax markup tomorrow, just as the Senate is set to unveil their bill.   THE BIG STORY The Justice Department and AT&T traded accusations on Wednesday over whether the company would have to sell off CNN, the cable network frequently feuding with President Trump, as a condition of its merger with Time Warner. Sources at the JusticeRead More


DFS Finalizes Regulation to Strengthen New York No-Faul…

A new regulation issued by the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) aims to curb costs and abuses of New York’s no-fault insurance law while leveling the playing field for New York insurers, according to a DFS press release announcing the final regulation. The finalized regulation limits the amount that insurers can reimburse for healthcare services performed outside of New York State under its no-fault insurance law. This move comes after DFS previously learned certain providers were in the practice of charging the prevailing fee, or more thanRead More


Overnight Regulation: EPA to repeal landmark Obama clim…

Welcome to Overnight Regulation, your daily rundown of news from the federal agencies, Capitol Hill, the courts and beyond. It’s Monday evening, and the House is headed back to town after the Columbus Day weekend. The Senate is out this week.   THE BIG STORY The Trump administration on Tuesday will formally propose repealing former President Obama’s landmark climate change rule for power plants, a key part of the U.S. commitment to reduce emissions under the Paris climate accords. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) chief Scott PruittEdward (Scott) Scott PruittZinke underRead More


Regulation for Autonomous, Connected and Secure cars-re…

Auto2x’s new report provides analysis of the regulatory status and timeline for Autonomous Driving, Automotive Cyber Security & V2X in major car markets As the automotive and technology industries race to higher vehicle autonomy the regulatory barrier becomes a determinant of their commercialisation strategies” — Auto2x LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, September 21, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Auto2x expands its “Autonomous, Intelligent & Secure car” research portfolio with the addition of a new report which analyses the regulatory landscape for the transition from Supervised to Unsupervised-Driving (SAE Level 4-5) to allow deployment ofRead More


New York’s Cybersecurity Regulation Compliance Requirem…

Financial Services Superintendent Maria T. Vullo reminded all entities covered by the New York State Department of Financial Services’ (DFS) cybersecurity regulation that yesterday, August 28, 2017, was the first compliance date of this first-in-the-nation cybersecurity regulation. “With cyber-attacks on the rise and comprehensive federal cybersecurity policy lacking for the financial services industry, New York is leading the nation with strong cybersecurity regulation requiring, among other protective measures, set minimum standards of a cybersecurity program based on the risk assessment of the entity, personnel, training and controls in place inRead More


More funding, less regulation will stabilize health car…

CLOSE North Jersey residents share their thoughts following the attempted appeal of the Affordable Care Act. Joshua Jongsma/NorthJersey.com Congressman Josh Gottheimer (NJ-5) discusses tax cuts, regulatory reform and infrastructure with business leaders during a meeting at the Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce at Mahwah Regional Chamber of Commerce in Mahwah on Feb. 22th, 2017. (Photo: Mitsu Yasukawa/NorthJersey.com) A bipartisan group of more than 40 House members offered a joint plan Monday they said would stabilize coverage for individuals by increasing funding for insurance companies and states, cutting regulations and eliminating a tax. “The acceptedRead More


Technological Change and Cyber Risk Overtake Regulation…

LONDON, May 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX) — The global insurance industry’s ability to confront structural and technological changes is now the greatest risk it faces, according to a new survey of insurers and close observers of the sector. The CSFI’s latest Insurance Banana Skins 2017 survey, conducted with support from PwC, surveyed 836 insurance practitioners and industry observers in 52 countries, to find out where they saw the greatest risks over the next 2-3 years.   Insurance Banana Skins 2017 (2015 ranking in brackets) 1 Change management (6)Read More