Flash: Lara Behested Money to Charity He Ran

By: Dale Debber and Bess Shapiro
In what is becoming a pattern of continuing crookery there is yet another story in the Ricardo Lara chronicles of corruption. He directed Funds to a Charity when he was CEO. Click here for the details …

Flash: Another ALJ Rejects Lara’s Interference

By: J Dale Debber
Ricardo Lara Spanked by Administrative Law Judges in another Applied Underwriters’ case. Get the dope (and some enlightenment)

Flash: Here’s the 2020 Rate Filing Numbers

The Bureau’s members just finished voting on the 2020 pure premium rate filing. What are rates going to do in 2020? Get the details here.

Flash: Lara Sued Over Applied Underwriters Case Reversals

By: Dale Debber and Brad Cain
Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara’s troubles from the Applied Underwriters’ mess are growing. A important new legal front is opening up. Get the latest by clicking here.

Flash: ALJ Rejects Lara’s Order In Applied Underwriters’ Decision

By: Dale Debber and Brad Cain
A California Department of Insurance administrative law judge just said no to embattled Commissioner Ricardo Lara. It is in another Applied Underwriters case. And the decision by the ALJ may be very telling concerning recent moves by the Commissioner. Get the story here.

Flash: Lara Continues To Intervene In Applied Underwriters’ Cases

By: Dale Debber and Brad Cain
Troubling revelations continue to emerge from the Lara campaign contribution scandal involving contributions from individuals linked to Applied Underwriters. It also mdeans more trouble for former EquityComp participants. Get the story here.

Flash: Lara Took Money Before Favorable Actions in Applied Cases

By: Dale Debber
Everyone knows that California Insurance Commissioner Ricardo Lara took money into his 2020 campaign from individuals related to Applied Underwriters. The evidence in the timeline of events strongly suggests that he took official actions after receiving Applied Underwriters’ money. Click here for the details…

Flash: Applied Underwriters’ Sold to Cayman Islands Company

Applied Underwriters’ has been sold. Find out to whom and read why some people think it was done.

Flash: Applied Underwriters’ Sale Moving

Berkshire Hathaway plans to offload a key workers' comp subsidiary. What’s the latest in the sale of Applied Underwriters?

Flash: Carriers Block Mid-Year Workers’ Comp Rate Filing

Insurance carrier representatives shot down a call for a mid-year workers' comp rate filing. What could the change have been? Get the details here.