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Social Inflation is Back! It says so in our Press Release (March, 2019)

In an Assured Report released in March, we once again revisit our most inquired-about research topic over the past two years.  With fresh data on the three bedrocks of our work legal advertising, trends in the judiciary, and third-party litigation finance, this report concludes that social inflation remains a threat to the margins of P/C insurers.  Check out our press release on the report (here) and contact us to receive the report as part of a free trial.

Assured Comment on Non-Cat Weather  (February, 2019)

The problem isn't more weather, it's more exposures where the weather is happening! That's the conclusion we've reached since 2018 when studying the patterns of convective storm perils, GDP and housing unit growth rates in tornado alley states.  Our most recent Assured Comment on the topic is available for reading - just visit our Research Tab.  And while there check out our research charts to see the diversity of our work.

More States to Expand Statutes of Limitations says Assured Research (Feb., 2019)

In our February Assured Briefing we revisit the sad topic of sexual abuse cases centered on, but not limited to, the Catholic church.  While some insurers of various archdioceses may have settled with their policyholders in the early 2000s, our conversations with insurance professionals reveals that additional liability and coverage could remain.  Moreover, we think more states -like New York - will expand their statutes of limitations as pertains to sexual abuse cases.  Contact us to learn more.

Assured Research Featured in Law360; Genomics Revolution (December, 2018)

Assured Research was proud to work with Innovative Science Solutions and co-author a note featured in Law360: P/C Insurers Face a Genomics Revolution.  Our simple message: P/C insurers need to get on board with the genomics revolution overtaking civil litigation - or risk being run over!  Register at Law360 for a copy or access the report here.