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Fred Karlinsky, Rich Fidei, and Jamey Zellner Co-Author Cybersecurity Update in Reactions Magazine

Fred Karlinsky, shareholder and co-chair, Insurance Regulatory and Transactions Practice; Rich Fidei, shareholder; and Jamey Zellner, practice group attorney, have co-authored an cybersecurity update article in Reactions magazine. Cybersecurity has emerged over the past several years as one of, if not the greatest threat to the insurance industry, with multiple high-profile data breaches of insurance … Continue Reading

U.S. House Financial Services Committee Hearing on Flood Insurance Reform and Passes Legislation

On June 7, 2017, the U.S. House Financial Services Committee held a hearing entitled “Flood Insurance Reform: A Taxpayer’s Perspective.” The hearing examined the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and six legislative concepts to reform the program. Witnesses discussed how the reforms would strengthen taxpayer protections; provide greater private market access, competition, and consumer choice; … Continue Reading

Corporate Governance in Insurance: Key Regulatory Considerations

Corporate governance in insurance continues to be a growing focus among state regulators. The National Association of Insurance Commissioners (the NAIC) adopted the Corporate Governance Annual Disclosure (CGAD) Model Act and Model Regulation in 2014, which set forth requirements insurers will need to implement and disclose. Currently, 14 states (California, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, … Continue Reading

Fred Karlinsky Moderated a Panel at the 19th Annual Insurance Forum

Fred E. Karlinsky, a shareholder in the Fort Lauderdale and Tallahassee offices of international law firm Greenberg Traurig P.A., moderated the Dec. 3 insurance commissioners panel at the 19th Annual Insurance Forum held in Chicago, Illinois. In addition to Karlinsky, participants included Commissioner Jim Donelon of Louisiana and Commissioner Sharon Clark of Kentucky. The panel … Continue Reading

Fred Karlinsky to Speak in the ACC Webcast “Captive Insurance: Business and US Regulatory Considerations”

Fred E. Karlinsky, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Insurance Regulatory and Transactions Practice Group and a shareholder within the Financial Regulatory and Compliance Group, will participate in a webcast hosted by ACC’s Financial Services Committee. Karlinsky will present in the webcast titled “Captive Insurance: Business and US Regulatory Considerations” on Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, at 12 … Continue Reading

Fred E. Karlinsky Spoke at the U.S. Insurance Market for Insurance Market Conferences

Fred E. Karlinsky, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Insurance Regulatory and Transactions Practice Group and a shareholder within the Financial Regulatory and Compliance Group, was the speaker for a course titled “The U.S. Insurance Market: Introduction to Excess and Surplus Lines and Recent Developments in Insurance Regulation” put on by Insurance Market Conferences (IMC) Oct. 22, … Continue Reading

Fred E. Karlinsky Moderated the Regulatory Issues Panel at St. John’s University Conference

Fred E. Karlinsky, shareholder in the Fort Lauderdale and Tallahassee offices of international law firm Greenberg Traurig P.A., moderated a panel entitled “Marketplace Realities of the Regulatory Crosswinds” at the annual conference hosted by St. John’s University School of Risk Management, Insurance, and Actuarial Science. The Oct. 14 event drew senior industry representatives to the … Continue Reading

Ernie Lanza to Speak at PlanAdviser’s Third Annual 529 Conference on New ABLE Act

Ernesto A. Lanza, shareholder in Greenberg Traurig’s Public Finance Practice, will be participating in the 529 Conference hosted by PlanAdviser from Sept. 29-30 in Orlando. PlanAdviser’s Third Annual 529 Conference will drill down into the most significant trends and challenges facing the industry today, including critical conversation and debate surrounding the latest product innovations, investment … Continue Reading

Jennifer Gray and Eric Rowen Spoke at a Greenberg Traurig and ACC Southern California Financial Services Program

Greenberg Traurig and the ACC Southern California Financial Services Committee hosted a Hot Topics & Recent Developments in Financial Services Law program on Aug. 6 in Los Angeles. The interactive roundtable program discussion was led by Greenberg Traurig shareholders, Jennifer Gray and Eric Rowen, co-chair of the Real Estate Litigation Practice and chair of the western … Continue Reading

Fred Karlinsky Spoke at Louisiana Insurer’s Conference: Compliance Connections

Fred E. Karlinsky, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’ s Insurance Regulatory & Transactions Practice, participated in the Louisiana Insurer’s Conference (LIC) titled “Compliance Connections: Insurance Compliance Seminar and Legislative Review,” held August 5-7, 2015,  in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  The annual conference given by the Louisiana Department of Insurance offers the latest information on compliance for insurance … Continue Reading

Fred Karlinsky Speaks at Florida Insurance Council Summer Symposium

Fred E. Karlinsky, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Insurance Regulatory & Transactions Practice, spoke at the Florida Insurance Council (FIC) Summer Symposium in Sarasota, Fla., from July 19-21. FIC represents the insurance profession in Florida. Karlinsky took part in the Florida Judicial System general session offered to insurance industry leaders and decision makers on July 20. … Continue Reading

Fred Karlinsky Speaks at IRES Career Development Seminar & Regulatory Skills Workshop

Fred E. Karlinsky, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Insurance Regulatory & Transactions Practice, spoke at the 2015 Insurance Regulatory Examiners Society Annual Career Development Seminar and Regulatory Skills Workshop in Charleston, S.C. from July 19-22. This is the Society’s premier professional development workshop for those who work in many different areas of insurance regulations such as … Continue Reading

Fred E. Karlinsky Presented at the Association of Insurance Compliance Professionals Gulf States Chapter’s 2015 Education Day

Fred E. Karlinsky, co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s Insurance Regulatory & Transactions Practice, presented at the June 26 program at the Association of Insurance Compliance Professionals (AICP) Gulf States Chapter’s 2015 Education Day in Atlanta. The program featured a variety of speakers focusing on insurance industry compliance related topics. Karlinsky, a frequent speaker on insurance-related trends … Continue Reading
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