The stated purpose of House Bill 1774, which was signed into law in May and goes into effect on Sept. 1, is to limit hailstorm litigation abuse.
Locally based Kaliff Insurance is known as the country’s oldest insurance and risk management company for the outdoor amusement industry.
Legislation that would make it harder for people to recover damages after an insurance claim has hit a wall of opposition from business interests.
Specialty insurance underwriter Argo Group U.S. relocated to San Antonio from California in 2001 and has been an integral tenant of downtown since 2012.
San Antonio has become the only city in Texas to receive a Business Code Effectiveness Rating of 1, the highest rating possible, from Insurance Services Office, Inc (ISO), meaning that business owners can expect to see lower insurance premiums for their buildings.
Editor’s note: A member of the Gutierrez family shared with me the Life Legacy published by the Angelus Funeral Home that tells the story of Fidencio Gutierrez, who died at home Sunday, Feb.
As detractors and proponents of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act continue to spill rivers of ink on the healthcare market exchanges and functionality of the Healthcare.gov website, quietly, one of the most critical components of “Obamacare” — the state expansion of Medicaid –has been all but stricken from the records in 25 states, including Texas.