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PIA Will Oppose Bill to Repeal McCarran-Ferguson Antitrust Exemption

(2/21/2007) WASHINGTON, February 21, 2007 - A bill to amend the insurance industry's 62-year-old statutory immunity from federal antitrust law is part of a... full story

PIA to Hold 25th Annual Federal Legislative Summit

(2/05/2007) WASHINGTON, February 5, 2007 - Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents will convene on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. on... full story

PIA National Issues Call for Award Nominations

(2/01/2007) WASHINGTON, February 1, 2007 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has announced a call for nominations for three prestig... full story

Fox News Commentator Morton Kondracke to Keynote 2007 PIA Federal Legislative Summit

(12/14/2006) WASHINGTON, December 14, 2006 - Veteran journalist and commentator Morton M. Kondracke will deliver the keynote address during the 2007 Federal Legislative Su... full story

PIA Introduces Agent Branding Program, Local Agents Serving Main Street America (SM)

(11/29/2006) WASHINGTON, November 29, 2006 - Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents and the insurance companies they represent can now partic... full story

PIA Says New Congress Alters Insurance Agenda

(11/08/2006) WASHINGTON, November 8, 2006 - The new Congress will alter the insurance agenda on Capitol Hill, but losses for the industry are not... full story

PIA Asks U.S. District Court to Delay Approval of Class Settlement Involving Insurers

(10/12/2006) WASHINGTON, October 12, 2006 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA National) has asked the U.S. District Court for the District... full story

Georgia Insurance Commissioner Reaffirms Support for Insurance Agents at PIA Education Expo

(9/29/2006) ATLANTA, September 29, 2006 - Georgia Insurance Commissioner John W. Oxendine reaffirmed his support for professional insurance agents during the keynote addr... full story

Ten State Attorneys General File Motion Against PIA Amicus Opposing Contingency and Disclosure Settlements

(9/28/2006) WASHINGTON, September 28, 2006 - The Attorneys General of ten states have filed a motion with the U.S. District Court for the District... full story

PIA Main Street Insurance Agents Go to Court to Protect American Free Enterprise System

(9/25/2006) WASHINGTON, September 25, 2006 - When the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents filed a friend-of-the-court brief on September 15, 2006 in the... full story

PIA National Files Amicus Opposing Contingency and Disclosure Settlements

(9/19/2006) WASHINGTON, September 19, 2006 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) has filed an amicus curiae brief with the United States... full story

PIA National Officers for 2006-2007 Installed

(9/13/2006) WASHINGTON, September 13, 2006 - The new national officers of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents were installed during the group's Sept... full story

PIA National Announces New E&O Market for Agents

(8/31/2006) WASHINGTON, August 31, 2006 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) announces a new market for insurance agents' Errors and Omission... full story

National Association of Professional Insurance Agents Teams Up with the Life Alliance for Term Life Sales

(8/14/2006) WASHINGTON, August 14, 2006 - Members of the National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) can now generate term life insurance quotes for... full story

PIA Criticizes Effort to Ban Contingent Commissions

(8/04/2006) WASHINGTON, August 4, 2006 - The National Association of Professional Insurance Agents (PIA) today condemned certain actions by three state Attorneys General ... full story

PIA's Brevik Blasts Optional Federal Charter Bill as "Special Interest Legislation of the Worst Kind"

(7/21/2006) BOSTON, July 21, 2006 - The National Insurance Act of 2006 would undermine key insurance consumer protections, constrict the availability of insurance, create... full story

Professional Insurance Agents to Lobby Members of Congress in August

(7/11/2006) WASHINGTON, July 11, 2006 - The heat will be on Members of Congress during the month of August. The National Association of Professional... full story

Professional Insurance Agents Advise Homeowners to Check Their Coverage Before the Hurricane Flags Fly

(5/26/2006) WASHINGTON, May 26, 2006 - As forecasters predict that the 2006 Atlantic hurricane season that begins on June 1 will be an active... full story

PIA's Brevik Praises Florida Property Insurance Reforms Following PIA of Florida Forum

(5/19/2006) WASHINGTON, May 19, 2006 - Elements of a Florida property insurance reform bill signed into law May 16 by Governor Jeb Bush could... full story

PIA of Florida Panel Addresses Florida Insurance Market

(5/18/2006) ORLANDO, May 18, 2006 - Insurance agents from all over the state convened here on May 12, 2006 to hear a panel of... full story