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Woman Sues Charter, Captain After Tragic Boating Accident on Lake Michigan

Woman Sues Charter, Captain After Tragic Boating Accident on Lake Michigan

A mother of two who was severely injured after a tragic boating accident on Lake Michigan has filed a lawsuit against the boat rental company, its owner and the boat\'s captain. According to a recent report in the Chicago Sun-Times, Lana Batochir was floating on a raft with her friends at Chicago\'s popular \"Playpen\" boating area on Aug. 13, 2022,…

Multiple Fans Injured at Slippery SoFi Stadium After LA Downpour at NCAA Football Championship

Multiple Fans Injured at Slippery SoFi Stadium After LA Downpour at NCAA Football Championship

Multiple fans were injured and carried out on stretchers after slipping and falling at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, California, during an NCAA championship football game on Jan. 2, according to reports. Heavy rainfall reportedly caused extremely slippery floors at the stadium, which has a hovering roof that is open on three sides, allowing sideways-blowing rain to enter. In a…

Melted Butter Spills into Historic Canal After Dairy Plant Fire

Melted Butter Spills into Historic Canal After Dairy Plant Fire

A fire broke out in the butter storage room of a dairy plant in Portage, Wisconsin, on Jan. 2, spreading melted butter throughout the facility and into a nearby historic canal. Crews responding to the buttery incident at the Associated Milk Producers plant deployed the same materials used in oil spills to clean up the mess, USA Today reported on…

Property & Casualty Report: Eye on 2023

Property & Casualty Report: Eye on 2023

2022 was a year that few in the Property and Casualty (P&C) sector could have predicted. Instead of stability, the market remained largely volatile, especially in the Property sector and the reinsurance marketplace. Many carriers suffered through unprofitable years thanks to Hurricane Ian, inflation, and an adverse property insurance environment primarily in Florida and Gulf coast states. Above all, losses…

P&C Market Outlook: Eye on 2023

P&C Market Outlook: Eye on 2023

During this webinar, our experts joined for a market outlook into the new year within personal insurance, and commercial property & casualty. On top of discussions surrounding the current and forecasted market conditions, panelists provided creative solutions and tips for agents in this prolonged hard market, including why accessing the E&S market now is more crucial than ever.   https://vimeo.com/786703423/92f333419c

Cookie Wars: Utah Company Sues Competitors Over ‘Confusing Similarities’

Cookie Wars: Utah Company Sues Competitors Over ‘Confusing Similarities’

A legal battle being referred to as the “Utah cookie wars” has drawn multiple bakers of the classic confection into a dispute over potential intellectual property violations. In July, cookie company Crumbl — which launched in Logan, Utah, in 2017 and has since expanded to 600-plus bakeries in the U.S. — filed infringement lawsuits against competitors Crave and Dirty Dough,…

Holiday Parties Involving Alcohol a Major Liability, Experts Warn

Holiday Parties Involving Alcohol a Major Liability, Experts Warn

Nearly 57% of companies will host an in-person holiday party for their employees this year, an increase of over 26% from 2021, according to a new survey. The 2022 Holiday Party Survey Report, released Dec. 2 by executive outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas, was based on responses from 252 U.S. companies and also noted that more than 42% of…

Neighbors Sue in New York, Claiming Construction Work ‘Compromised Integrity’ of Their Apartments

Neighbors Sue in New York, Claiming Construction Work ‘Compromised Integrity’ of Their Apartments

Residents of a New York City apartment building are claiming in a lawsuit that construction on a neighboring office building caused their property to sink almost an inch into the ground, leading to cracks and separation in multiple apartment units and forcing some residents to move out, Commercial Observer recently reported. Filed in New York County Supreme Court by the…

Property & Casualty Report: Forward Outlook

Property & Casualty Report: Forward Outlook

The fourth quarter began very different than how the majority of the summer months had transpired from a Natural CAT perspective; as Hurricane Ian used the final few days of Q3 to take aim at Florida’s densely populated gulf coast. Despite mandatory evacuations, fairly accurate forecasting of its path and the usual several days to prepare, its damages were devastating.…

Carbon Monoxide Leaks Evacuate Apartments, Sicken Daycare and School Children

Carbon Monoxide Leaks Evacuate Apartments, Sicken Daycare and School Children

Dozens of students from Clemson University in South Carolina were evacuated from an off-campus apartment complex on Oct. 25 due to a carbon monoxide leak that left some residents seeking medical attention for headaches and nausea after possible exposure to the gas. The leak, which may have originated in a main floor retail space where construction work had just been…

Insuring the Upside Down: New ‘Stranger Things’ Airbnb Will Have Extra Risks

Insuring the Upside Down: New ‘Stranger Things’ Airbnb Will Have Extra Risks

Vecna, take note: The Byers’ family home will soon have new occupants. A home in Fayetteville, Georgia, that was used in the filming of the hit sci-fi horror series Stranger Things was recently listed for sale for $300,000. It was then taken off the market just one week later after an offer was reportedly accepted for nearly double the asking…

Property & Casualty Market Outlook: Q4 2022

Property & Casualty Market Outlook: Q4 2022

During this webinar, our experts provide an outlook into Q4, including high-level market overviews and insights. Special Guests: Blaise D\'Antoni, Executive Vice President, Burns & Wilcox, New Orleans, LA Rich Gobler, Corporate Senior Vice President, Managing Director, Burns & Wilcox, San Francisco, CA Laura Bates, Corporate Senior Vice President, London Market Practice Leader, Burns & Wilcox, Farmington Hills, MI Hosted…

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