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At Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., we try to learn everything we can about the industries we serve and the risks they may encounter. It’s a commitment that’s embedded in our corporate culture to expanding our expertise, continuing educational development and gathering topical updates to remain ahead of the curve.

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Healthcare News: February 2, 2016

There is welcome news of steady rates for MPL, Crime and K&R, allowing us all time to focus on the greater challenges elsewhere in healthcare – including patient care, wage & hour and M&A. Our final item below looks at the consequences of not reading policies.

Tag(s): Healthcare;

Market Conditions 2016 - Employment Practices Liability

A leading indicator of the Employment Practices Liability (EPL) marketplace is the number of Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) claims filed and the number of EEOC claims is directly related to the fortunes of the economy. As a result of the ongoing recession, by 2011, the number of discrimination complaints reached an all-time high of 100,000. However, as the economy improved, EEOC claims decreased, and by 2014, EEOC claims were back to pre-recession trends.

Tag(s): Management Liability;

Market Conditions 2016 - Healthcare Management Liability

The healthcare industry in the United States continued to see tremendous changes in the way it delivers care and the compensation received for the care provided in 2015. The turbulence created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA) continues and many providers are struggling to maintain profitability in the current reimbursement and regulatory environment.

Tag(s): Management Liability;

Market Conditions 2016 - Real Estate

The strong real-estate cycle continued to march forward and even the much discussed concern over the Federal Reserve’s increase in interest rates in 4Q2015 did not seem to have an effect on slowing it down. Investors, especially foreign capital, continued to want exposure to U.S. real estate in all of its forms, and this has driven values higher.

Tag(s): Management Liability; Real Estate;