The Metro Insurance Report

A Publication of the Insurance Law Practice Group of Genova Burns LLC

Issue Date: 04.07.2021

A quarterly report covering key regulatory issues facing the insurance industry.
  • The Biden Administration’s Health Insurance Priorities
    04.07.2021 The Biden Administration’s Health Insurance Priorities
    The Biden Administration wasted no time in implementing some of the new President’s campaign promises relating to health insurance and the Affordable Care Act (“ACA”).
  • New Disclosure Requirements Service Brokers and Consultants of Group Health Plans
    04.07.2021 New Disclosure Requirements Service Brokers and Consultants of Group Health Plans
    Buried in the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021 (the “Act”), which is most known for its $2.3 trillion spending bill that combines $900 billion in stimulus relief for the COVID-19 pandemic, are important new rules requiring group health plan service brokers and consultants to disclose compensation that they receive in connection with services related to these plans.
  • William Megna Becomes Firm Partner
    04.05.2021 William Megna Becomes Firm Partner
    Law360 Covers Announcement
    Genova Burns LLC is pleased to announce that William F. Megna has become a partner in the firm. Mr. Megna, an insurance law expert, has been Of Counsel with Genova Burns since 2015 and will continue in his role as co-chair of the Genova Burns Insurance Law Practice Group.
  • Hudson Insurance Federation Formed by Industry Executives
    04.05.2021 Hudson Insurance Federation Formed by Industry Executives
    On March 29, the Hudson Insurance Federation of New Jersey, Inc., (HIF) www.hifnj.org, formally announced its establishment as the newest New Jersey-based trade association. HIF consists of members across all segments of the insurance industry including property-casualty, life-health, brokers and agents, regulators, and compliance professionals.