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Carriers Requiring You Add Them to Your Cyber-Liability Policy

​We've heard from many members that their carrier is now requiring the agency both carry cyber-liability coverage and name them (the carrier) as an additional insured on the policy. Many cyber-liability companies aren't allowing this, putting agencies at risk with their carrier. We have a market that will.[+]

Two Minutes With Tim: NY Cyber Reg - Certification of Compliance Reminders

If you received an email from the New York State Department of Financial Services about the certification of compliance, here's what you need to know.[+]

New Law Bars Discriminating Against Workers Based on Reproductive Health Choices

​A new state law took effect three weeks ago that puts new restrictions on employers' ability to discriminate against workers because of workers' reproductive health decisions. [+]

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Brendan Higgins, Thousand Islands Agency

As always Tim, your assistance is invaluable. Of all the benefits we derive from our membership, your expertise is by far the most helpful. Thank you for the excellent input!

Jeff Joseph, Mitchell-Joseph Insurance

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Ed Hughes, Pilger Skidmoe Associates, Inc.

I use Big I NY almost exclusively for stand-alone umbrella and I also have my E&O with you which contains some added enhancements for Big I members. I also use the Virtual University frequently to research issues, and when I send questions to Tim Dodge he always finds the answers for me.

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