In the News Today - October 30, 2018

October 30, 2018

Florida’s Insurance Rates Continue to Grow as AOB Challenges Fester: A new study found that homeowners’ insurance rates in Florida have increased six percent over the past 18 months, which is two points higher than the national average. The article says rates are increasing as the state continues to “face challenges from assignment of benefits” practices. (Intelligent Insurer)

“The Challenging Securities Litigation Landscape in Australia”: Outside of North America, a new report found that Australia is now “pulling ahead of almost all other countries in terms of active securities class action cases before the courts.” (D&O Diary)