insuranceNEWS.com.au http://www.insurancenews.com.au/ General insurance and financial services news from Australia and around the world en-au admin@insurancenews.com.au Copyright 2018 Industry ‘caught up’ in product rules reform http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/industry-caught-up-in-product-rules-reform http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/industry-caught-up-in-product-rules-reform The National Insurance Brokers Association has called for insurance to be withdrawn from new legislation designed to help eradicate the mis-selling of financial products…

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Act fast on stronger powers, Shipton tells Canberra http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/act-fast-on-stronger-powers-shipton-tells-canberra http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/act-fast-on-stronger-powers-shipton-tells-canberra Australian Securities and Investments Commission Chairman James Shipton has urged Parliament to quickly pass laws to help the regulator crack down on poor behaviour…

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ICA bolsters call to delay accounting standard http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/ica-bolsters-call-to-delay-accounting-standard http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/ica-bolsters-call-to-delay-accounting-standard The Insurance Council of Australia has joined global peers in calling for a two-year delay on implementation of a new accounting standard for insurance contracts…

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Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:06:00 +1100
Reinsurance pool flagged as option for driverless cars http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/reinsurance-pool-flagged-as-option-for-driverless-cars http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/reinsurance-pool-flagged-as-option-for-driverless-cars A national reinsurance pool to cover injuries suffered in driverless car crashes is among policy options reached by the National Transport Commission…

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Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:05:00 +1100
NSW passes workers’ comp dispute reforms http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/nsw-passes-workers-comp-dispute-reforms http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/nsw-passes-workers-comp-dispute-reforms The NSW Government has passed reforms to its dispute resolution scheme for workers’ compensation claims…

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Data laws ‘fail to protect’ intellectual property http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/data-laws-fail-to-protect-intellectual-property http://www.insurancenews.com.au/regulatory-government/data-laws-fail-to-protect-intellectual-property Treasury’s revised draft laws for the Consumer Data Right regime have been labelled “still too broad” to sufficiently protect insurers’ underwriting data…

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