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Uber’s Self-Driving Cars Insured by Old Republic
Old Republic International Corp., the Chicago-based insurer, provides commercial liability coverage of as much as $5 million for each of Uber Technologies Inc.’s self-driving vehicles. The policy covers bodily injury, death and property damage, an Uber spokeswoman said on Wednesday. …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 11:18 PM
Daughter of Pedestrian Killed by Uber Driverless Car Hires Lawyer
The daughter of the woman killed by an Uber self-driving vehicle in Arizona has retained a personal injury lawyer, underlying the potential high stakes of the first fatality caused by an autonomous vehicle. The law firm of Bellah Perez in …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 11:07 PM
JLT Specialty USA Names Dobos Leader of West Coast M&A Group
JLT Specialty USA has named Ted Dobos executive vice president and leader of JLT’s West Coast mergers and acquisitions practice. Dobos will be based in San Francisco, Calif. He has more than 25 years of finance, technology and insurance industry …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 5:42 PM
$250K in Stolen Property Uncovered in Oklahoma Burglary Raid
An investigation continues in east-central Oklahoma after deputies found about $250,000 in stolen property while raiding a burglary stash house. The Shawnee News-Star reports that some of the stolen items discovered by Lincoln County deputies include several Purple Hearts, military …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 4:46 PM
Michigan Oral Surgery Practice to Pay $47K to Settle Age Discrimination Suit
A Southfield, Mich.-based oral surgery practice will pay $47,000 to settle an age discrimination lawsuit filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the federal agency announced. The EEOC’s lawsuit charged that Professional Endodontics P.C. violated federal law by …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 4:35 PM
Amended Arkansas Open Container Law Approved
An Arkansas bill amending language in the state’s open container statute to comply with federal law has been passed by lawmakers and signed by the governor. Just last year the state passed an open container law making it illegal for …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 4:31 PM
Forklift Operator Dies at Ohio Plant; Federal Safety Agency Investigating
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of a forklift operator crushed between the machine and a 1-ton pallet of glass at an Ohio plant previously cited for safety violations. The Dayton Daily News reports officials from …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 4:13 PM
Oppenheim Named Partner at JLT Specialty’s Construction Risk Partners
JLT Specialty USA, a U.S. subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (JLT), appointed Jon Oppenheim as partner to Construction Risk Partners. Based in Atlanta, Oppenheim will be a key leader in the development of JLT’s national construction practice, the …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 4:05 PM
Brown, Keith Promoted at TDECU Insurance Agency in Texas
TDECU Insurance Agency LLC, based in Lake Jackson, Texas, has promoted Brooke Brown and Toni Keith. With more than 16 years of experience, including four years with TDECU Insurance Agency, Brown will now serve as the agency’s Personal Lines manager. …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 4:03 PM
Legislation to Combat Online Sex Trafficking Clears Congress; Moves to President
Congress passed a bill to combat online sex trafficking that has split the tech industry, bringing one of the first measures to weaken legal protection for websites closer to becoming law as Big Tech faces a mounting backlash in Washington. …

POSTED MARCH 22, 2018 3:16 PM

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