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New York man seeks class action status for his lawsuit, claiming digital insurer Lemonade illegally collects biometrics from customers. Mark Pruden of Queens purchased a tenant insurance policy from Lemonade on January 25, 2021. In late May, Pruden filed a claim for a lost piece of jewelry valued at $ 3,500, according to court documents. …

Law360 (Aug 23, 2021, 6:08 p.m. EDT) – Digital insurer Lemonade Inc. faces class action proposal accusing it of collecting biometric data from policyholders without their permission by forcing them to upload videos of themselves during the complaints process. Insured Mark Pruden told a New York federal court on Friday that the insurer improperly collected …

As of May 2021, about 152 million Americans had received at least 1 dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and about 115 million people were fully vaccinated, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As the long lines of patients seeking a life-saving vaccine begin to shrink, the doctors, nurses, pharmacists, medical technicians …

Study shows that no significant delay in workers’ compensation care occurred at the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. A new study by the Workers Compensation Research Institute, titled “The Early Impact of COVID-19 on the Medical Processing of Non-COVID-19 Workers’ Compensation Claims, saw virtually no delay in treatment during the first two quarters of the …

A northern California city agreed to pay nearly $ 6 million to settle a lawsuit with the family of a mentally ill man who died in 2018 after police overpowered him and repeatedly used him, the family’s lawyer said on Tuesday. The settlement between Pleasanton and Jacob Bauer’s family is the largest the city 40 …

The pandemic has raised awareness of our crumbling healthcare system, with many hoping to see sweeping reforms as America battles the pandemic. Sadly, that didn’t happen, and it doesn’t look like it will happen anytime soon. One of the reasons is due to the American political system, which tends to have backroom deals to keep …

Law360 (Aug 6, 2021, 7:40 p.m. EDT) – Corvus has acquired another cybersecurity operator Wingman Insurance, a move the insurer says will allow it to enter admitted markets and increase partnerships via digital platforms provided by Wingman. Corvus said Thursday that its acquisition of Wingman will give it access to Wingman’s platform for cybersecurity and …

Senate Bill 21-175, a bill passed by the Colorado Legislature and enacted by Governor Jared Polis earlier this year, established the Prescription Drug Affordability Review Board and the Prescription Drug Affordability Advisory Council. Both agencies will be housed in the Colorado Insurance Division, which is part of the Department of Regulatory Agencies (DORA). The goal …

A guard has been charged with aggravated assault over an attack by his security dog ​​on a customer at a popular South Jersey restaurant and nightclub, Gloucester County Acting District Attorney Christine A. Hoffman. Steven T. Rudy, 33, of Virginia, has been charged in connection with the July 29 incident at the Adelphia restaurant in …

EDMESTON, NY, August 3, 2021 / PRNewswire / – NYCM Insurance was named in the top ten in 2021’s list of the best companies to work for in new York. This is the fourth consecutive year that the insurance company has been named. Created by the New York State Society for Human Resource Management (NYSSHRM) …