Our Blog – Washington DC

Microsoft: What it means for captives

Microsoft: What it means for captives

Apr 25, 2019
By now, most in the captive insurance industry know about the Cease and Desist Order issued last year by the elected Washington Insurance Commissioner (the “Commissioner”) to Cypress, Microsoft’s Arizona-domiciled captive. The Commissioner ordered Cypress to stop transacting insurance and to pay Washington tax on its premiums, as well as interest and penalties. The dispute settled for $876,820, and Cypress issues its policies through a surplus lines broker.
We Opened a New Office Location in Washington DC

We Opened a New Office Location in Washington DC

May 03, 2017
We are proud to announce our new offices in Washington DC. Located at 910 17th St, the office overlooks Farragut Square.
NHBA Supports The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans

NHBA Supports The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans

Apr 30, 2017
Jon Ross attended American Bar Association meeting in Washington, DC on April 26, 2017 accompanied by other members of the New Hampshire Bar Association to lobby the NH Delegation to support funding for The Legal Services Corporation and Civil Legal Aid Funding for Veterans.
Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs and Reorganizations

Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs and Reorganizations

Jan 28, 2016
Michael O. Hill, Panelist, “Managing Environmental Risks in Mergers, Acquisitions, Spin-Offs, and Reorganizations.” CLE Webinar hosted by Strafford Publications, Jan. 28, 2016.
Insured Fixed-Price Cleanups: Still Possible Even After Commercial Insurers’ 2011 Exit from Cost Cap Market

Insured Fixed-Price Cleanups: Still Possible Even After Commercial Insurers’ 2011 Exit from Cost Cap Market

Oct 10, 2015
The article focuses on the need for, and the ability of, captive insurers to step into the shoes of commercial Insurers to allow private parties, governments, and others to enter into Fixed-Price Cleanup (“FPC”)
Captive Insurance Newsletter – August 2015

Captive Insurance Newsletter – August 2015

Aug 10, 2015
Our Captive Insurance team collaborates on a semi-annual basis to publish a newsletter containing some of the most recent developments in Vermont case law  and a discussion of what it means for our clients.…