Scott Kosnoff loves his job. He’s a top-notch regulatory, transactional and public policy lawyer who has been making the world a safer place for the insurance industry for more than 25 years.
Scott advises insurance companies and regulators nationwide on:
Mergers, acquisitions and multistate regulatory approvals (Form A filings, Form E filings, public hearings, the whole nine yards).
Indemnity and assumption reinsurance transactions, the Covered Agreement and credit for reinsurance issues.
Big Data, algorithms and what insurers who use them can do to stay out of hot water.
International insurance regulation — including standard setting by the Financial Stability Board and the International Association of Insurance Supervisors — and what it means for U.S.-based companies.
Federal legislative, regulatory and policy developments involving Congress, Treasury, the Federal Insurance Office, the FDIC and the Fed.
State-based insurance regulation, including action at the NAIC.
Holding company and corporate governance issues, including board duties and disclosure requirements.
Risk transfer arrangements between health insurers/HMOs and providers/health care intermediaries.
Troubled company and insolvency matters.
Suitability, the best interest standard, sales practices and compliance assessments/gap analysis.
Market conduct and regulatory matters of all shapes and sizes.