In this section we highlight topics that UP has been keeping a close eye on. We also offer information and perspectives from experts affiliated with our organization


April 8, 2020
In a time when U.S. businesses are turning to courts across the U.S. to enforce their rights to insurance protection for COVID-19 losses, the CA Supreme Court delivered them a win this week in a long...

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March 19, 2020



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March 6, 2020
 
United Policyholders is providing Roadmap to Recovery services to people and businesses impacted by the recent Nashville Tornadoes.  Thanks to our newest volunteer, Nashville VOAD officer...

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October 30, 2019
It is not uncommon for people to break down in tears after getting a notice that their home insurer is dropping them as a customer.  In some cases it's tears of frustration that they paid all...

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September 19, 2019
 
Home insurance policies typically limit the amount of time you have to collect all available replacement cost and loss of use/ALE benefits, and to file a lawsuit.  
Your insurance company...

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August 28, 2019

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Generally speaking, insurance companies want to sell insurance. But they also want to be profitable.  Sometimes they will stop selling insurance in a region or to a group of...

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April 4, 2019

Insurance remains a critically important source of disaster recovery financing for individuals, businesses and government, but insurers must do a better job at insuring homes to value and paying...

March 25, 2019
 
If a home or business owner in the United States can't find property insurance in the private market, they can buy it through a variety of hybrid public/private arrangements, often referred to...

January 29, 2019
In a significant win for all policyholders in the energy sector, the Supreme Court of Texas reversed a lower appellate court ruling which allowed a consortium of Lloyd's underwriters to limit their...