Insights 2016-11-04T16:05:18+00:00


New York State Paid Family Leave

Overview: Starting January 1, 2018, New York’s Paid Family Leave requires employers to provide eligible full-time and part-time employees with paid, job-protected leave; to care for a newborn or newly adopted or placed child, care for a family member with serious medical condition, or deal with certain needs arising when [...]

Alternative Risk Financing

This practice area includes any risk solution other than a traditional insurance approach. Jonathan Raucci Brown & Brown (NYSE) BRO has developed substantial expertise and a solid reputation for our capabilities in this area. Within the framework of alternative risk financing, there are three primary components: (1) determine the optimum [...]

Captive Feasibility, Implementation & Management

Jonathan Raucci Brown & Brown (NYSE) BRO, has been an innovator in the captive services area, by charting new risk solutions related to: surety in a captive employee benefits in a captive using captives as profit centers estate planning solutions for privately owned companies. Our captive partners are chosen to [...]

Use of Representations and Warranties Insurance on the Rise

Representations and Warranties (R&W) insurance continued its march into the mainstream mergers and acquisitions space in 2015. Aided by a seller-friendly market, an ever-increasing record number of deal makers and advisors (who are now becoming more comfortable with using R&W insurance) purchased policies across the U.S., Canada, and Latin America. [...]

School-Aged Safety Tips: Pre-Teen to College

Today's adolescents and young adults are growing up in an environment that is at oftentimes vastly different than their parents. Reminding your kids to make smart safety choices might elicit less-than-enthusiastic reactions, but it shows you care, and could help keep them out of numerous sticky (or tragic) situations. Consider [...]

ID Theft: Identity Theft Tips

Taking Back Control after Identity Theft Many sources for Identity Theft are out of your control. Even if you carefully choose the companies with which you do business, because of the increased reliance on technology, even reputable companies are experiencing privacy breaches. But you can control some potential sources of [...]