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Attorneys Describe the Art of Dispute Resolution at RIMS

BOSTON — Sue or settle? Mediate or litigate? Attorneys and risk managers on Tuesday tapped into years of experience to suggest strategies that will lead to the right approach for resolution of claim disputes during the Risk and Insurance Management …

Vectren Agrees to Settlement in Indiana Gas Explosion

Vectren Corp. has agreed to pay $75,000 in penalties and take other steps in response to a natural gas explosion that destroyed a southern Indiana home and injured five people. The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission will consider a settlement Wednesday …

Tyler Meat Product Manufacturer Reaches Settlement with U.S. Attorney’s Office

A major meat manufacturer in Tyler, Texas has entered into a settlement agreement with the government to resolve a USDA investigation in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales. The settlement agreement concludes a three year …

Iowa County Pays $45,000 to Settle Lawsuit

Woodbury County has agreed to pay $45,000 to settle a dispute about overtime pay for four sheriff’s deputies who have canine partners. The Sioux City Journal reports the settlement agreement was approved by a federal judge on Thursday. And the …