Up in Smoke: Insuring Cannabis-Related Businesses

The sale of legal cannabis is projected to reach $20 billion within three years. With 33 states passing laws to legalize medical cannabis and 11 allowing recreational marijuana, the insurance industry is beginning to take notice. California blazed trails by announcing the first Cannabis Business Owners Policy in June of 2017. The initial policy [...]

By |2019-09-04T20:00:59-05:00September 4th, 2019|Business, California, Cash, Insurance, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Employee or Independent Contractor?

California Supreme Court Decision April 2018: Employee or Independent Contractor? The California Supreme Court delivered a decision on April 30, 2018 that will affect all California business segments, including insurance. In Dynamex Operations West, Inc. v. Superior Court of Los Angeles County, the court established the standard for determining whether workers in California should [...]

Thomas Wold joins Risk Innovations Insurance Agency, LLC team.

April 10, 2017 Risk Innovations Insurance Agency, LLC is pleased to announce the addition of Thomas Wold (Tom), effective April 3, 2017. Wold has been in the insurance industry for over 20 years; first as an underwriter with Safeco Insurance and since 2000 as Senior California Territory Manager with Explorer Insurance Company/ICW Group. [...]

By |2017-04-10T15:08:32-05:00April 10th, 2017|Breaking News, California, Insurance|0 Comments

National Broker Risk Innovations enters California market with 10+ options for Workers’ Compensation and Personal Lines Insurance

National Broker Risk Innovations enters California market with 10+ options for Workers’ Compensation and Personal Lines Insurance In our continued effort to provide our Trusted Choice® partners with unsurpassed options for their Workers’ Compensation & Personal Lines insurance needs, we are excited to announce that Risk Innovations is open for business in California. Pairing Risk Innovations’ knowledge [...]