Highlighting News, Trends and Best Practices in Risk Management and Property & Casualty Insurance

Changes in EU Data Protection Plan Laws

Posted by Rachel Smith on Nov 12, 2015 9:50:57 AM

Decision to Reject Current EU-US Safe Harbour Provisions

 With the recent rejection of the EU-US Safe Harbor provisions by the European Court of Justice, EU regulations on data privacy are changing.  If you do business in the European Union, it's important that you are prepared.

Sarb Sembi of STORM Guidance has written an informative article on the implications of the new courtdecision and how to remain legally compliant in your EU operations.  

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For Questions on International Insurance Issues, Please contact Ironwood's International Practice Leader, Timothy S. Blanco, CPCU, CIC.  d: 912-650-2806 [email protected] 

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Topics: Property&Casualty, WBN, International Bulletin, Insurance, Insurance Brokerage, EU

UK's Insurance Premium Tax to Increase

Posted by Rachel Smith on Aug 12, 2015 7:00:00 AM

 

Effective 1 November 2015, standard rate of the UK’s Insurance Premium Tax will increase to 9.5% from 6.0% on new and renewal insurance policies. The higher rate of tax remains at 20%.

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Topics: Property&Casualty, WBN, International Bulletin, Insurance, Insurance Brokerage

Worldwide Broker Network™ Adds Ironwood Insurance Services

Posted by Rachel Smith on Oct 31, 2014 7:00:00 AM

In the News:  

SAN MATEO, CA/ATLANTA, GA (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 --

Worldwide Broker Network™ today announced that Ironwood Insurance Services has become the 98th partner firm in the WBN Network of independent insurance brokers and employee benefits consultants. WBN has members in 101 countries on 6 continents, as well as 8 Associate Member firms providing a wide range of related services.

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Topics: Property&Casualty, WBN, International Bulletin, PressRelease, International Insurance Brokerage