Advocacy Alert

FAIA President & CEO Kyle Ulrich, Sen. Jim Boyd, Rep. Bob Rommel, Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier, and representatives from the banking, real estate, and construction/mitigation industries joined DeSantis to discuss the impacts of the reforms and issues that may need to be addressed moving forward. At the conclusion of the roundtable, Governor DeSantis signed Senate Bill 76, which will become effective July 1, 2021.

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Waves of Change

June 16–18 | Rosen Shingle Creek Resort | Orlando

FAIA’s Convention delivers hundreds of exhibitors, breakout sessions for continuing education, informative and inspirational speakers, hospitality events, and, of course, networking opportunities galore.

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Personal Umbrella Policy

The RLI PUP provides coverage that is not limited by exclusions or limitations in the underlying policies. RLI is rated A+ by A.M. Best and will write over any underlying carrier regardless of rating.

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Don't stop now!

FAIA now offers live webinars for National Alliance CISR, CIC, and Ruble Graduate Seminars.

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Latest Blogs

Big "I" Hosts a New Webinar Series: Website Wording Liabilities

6/14/2021


The Big “I” Professional Liability Risk Management team is putting on a series of complimentary webinars reviewing agency websites. If you’ve taken one of our Error & Omissions (E&O) classes, you’ve heard that your agency’s website can potentially put your business at risk.

This series of webinars is focused on the E&O issues created by agency websites and an agency's overall marketing efforts. The sessions will help you understand how the words you use can create unrealistic expectations and what you can do to prevent that. During each 30-minute session, you'll learn about this topic from multiple perspectives, includin...

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Commercial Property Market

6/08/2021


Residential Property Insurance has been the focus of much attention here in Florida.  The Legislative Session saw a flurry of activity to try and address the deteriorating market … consent orders, rate increases, reduced capacity … all are requiring your effort and attention.

While acknowledged as an issue, the chatter regarding Commercial Property Insurance has been rather muted.  A recent (and on-going) event I encountered now leads me to believe the chatter might become much louder.

Background:  I have a July 1 renewal coming up.  Twenty or so locations – Central, North Florida (two location...

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Tower Hill's Bulletin to Agents: State Requirements for Florida Licensed Insurance Agents Working from Their Residence

6/04/2021


FAIA has been receiving numerous questions from members regarding a bulletin that Tower Hill recently sent to their appointed agents. The full text of the bulletin is below. FAIA agrees that Tower Hill's summary of the law is correct; however, the applicability of these laws to various situations should be clarified.

First, the laws regarding licensing a home office as an agency apply only in cases where the agent working from home is not employed by or under contract with an agency that already has a licensed agency location that is open to the public and where records are kept.  An agent is not required to license his/her residence a...

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Condo Top Topics

7/1/2021

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Commercial Lines Myths - Part 1 Webcast

7/2/2021

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BAP Symbols and Endorsements Webcast

7/2/2021

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BI, EE, Spoilage and Off Premises Webcast

7/5/2021

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Coverage Disputes Between Thompson & Boggs Webcast

7/5/2021

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Insight on Modern Day Cyber Exposures & Risk Mitigation

7/5/2021

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Additional Insureds: Issues and Endorsements Webcast

7/6/2021

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Time for More Conversations With Our Clients Webcast

7/6/2021

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