Don Jergler

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21 05, 2020

Report: Financial Community Sees Climate Risk as Improperly Priced

By | May 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Report: Financial Community Sees Climate Risk as Improperly Priced

Climate risk is widely seen in the financial community as being improperly priced. A recent survey with an emphasis on the financial sector shows the overwhelming majority of respondents think that climate risk has only been either partially priced or …

19 05, 2020

Rating Bureau Chief Assesses Impact of COVID-19 on California Work Comp

By | May 19th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Rating Bureau Chief Assesses Impact of COVID-19 on California Work Comp

Bill Mudge has been put in a unique position during the pandemic. He’s got a sizeable workforce he’s had to reconfigure and manage much differently, and he heads the bureau that regulators, employers and insurers in the largest state in …

15 05, 2020

California Workers’ Comp Bureau Chief Addresses COVID’s Impact on System

By | May 15th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on California Workers’ Comp Bureau Chief Addresses COVID’s Impact on System

Bill Mudge has been put in a unique position during the pandemic. He’s got a sizeable workforce he’s had to reconfigure and manage much differently, and he heads the bureau that regulators, employers and insurers in the largest state in …

14 05, 2020

SAFE Banking in Stimulus Could Put Cannabis Industry on Steroids

By | May 14th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on SAFE Banking in Stimulus Could Put Cannabis Industry on Steroids

A big and long-awaited boost for cannabis – and those who offer financial products to cannabis businesses – now in the hands of Congress may not only help usher the industry through the coming pandemic-ridden economic slump, it could have …

7 04, 2020

California Supreme Court Ruling Will Enable Montrose to Tap Excess Policies

By | April 7th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on California Supreme Court Ruling Will Enable Montrose to Tap Excess Policies

A decision this week by the California Supreme Court gave policyholders with long-tail environmental claims a potentially big win, finding that polices within each policy period can be vertically stacked. The decision was handed down on April. 6 in Montrose …

9 03, 2020

Realign Capital Strategies in California Names McAuliffe Partner

By | March 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Realign Capital Strategies in California Names McAuliffe Partner

San Diego, Calif.-based Realign Capital Strategies LLC has named Tim McAuliffe a partner. McAuliffe is an underwriter with more than 25 years of experience in various lines of business. He previously spent 10 years with Ironshore/Liberty. Before that, he worked …

5 03, 2020

One U.S. State May Look at Insurers’ Fossil Fuel Investments and Underwriting to Combat Climate Change

By | March 5th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on One U.S. State May Look at Insurers’ Fossil Fuel Investments and Underwriting to Combat Climate Change

A Connecticut lawmaker has plans for a bill that not only calls for the state to look at which insurers have fossil fuel investments – a growing trend among government entities as of late – but also which ones are …

13 02, 2020

New Colorado Law Tackles Employee Equity, Investment in Startup Cannabis Industry

By | February 13th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on New Colorado Law Tackles Employee Equity, Investment in Startup Cannabis Industry

The startup-laden cannabis industry is probably just right for those who are willing to forego a few extra dollars on their paychecks for the possibility of a bigger payout later when the company grows or goes public. Giving employees an …

2 01, 2020

2020 Predictions from Cannabis Industry Experts: More Insurance Business

By | January 2nd, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2020 Predictions from Cannabis Industry Experts: More Insurance Business

More legalization in more states. More product liability risks. More regulations. More M&A. More of many things is what insurance professionals involved in the cannabis industry can expect in 2020. Insurance Journal asked four experts watching the cannabis and insurance …

19 12, 2019

Independent Insurance Agent Group Rep Calling Attention to Climate Change Dangers

By | December 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Independent Insurance Agent Group Rep Calling Attention to Climate Change Dangers

A representative for an independent insurance agent group in one state has penned an opinion column calling attention to the dangers posed by climate change. “Going forward, our state remains vulnerable to the widespread devastation a significant hurricane can bring,” …