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1207, 2019

Departure of DOL Secretary May Delay Fiduciary Rule Rewrite

By | July 12th, 2019|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

The resignation of DOL Secretary Alexander Acosta on July 12 may impact the agency's rewrite of its controversial fiduciary duty rule, as it's unclear whether an Acting Secretary─not confirmed by the Senate, in other words─would [...]

307, 2019

NAIFA-NYS Announces New Leadership Team

By | July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Member News, New York Issues|0 Comments

NAIFA-NYS Announces New Leadership Team to Strengthen the Voice of Life Insurance Agents in New York Albany, New York, July 3, 2019 — A new leadership team of financial professionals from across New York State [...]

1806, 2019

NYS Assembly Passes Our CE Credit Bill, 101-0

By | June 18th, 2019|Categories: NAIFA-NYS Legislative Updates, New York Issues, News Alerts|0 Comments

On June 18, the New York State Assembly approved unanimously—in a 101-0 vote—the NAIFA-NYS continuing education (CE) credit bill.  The legislation, which passed the NYS Senate 60-0 on June 7, would require the Superintendent of [...]

706, 2019

NYS Senate Passes Our CE Credit Bill, 60-0

By | June 7th, 2019|Categories: NAIFA-NYS Legislative Updates, New York Issues, News Alerts|0 Comments

In the afternoon of Tuesday, June 4 the NYS Senate passed our Continuing Education Credit bill (S4365) in a 60-0 vote — a big win for NAIFA-NYS advocacy.  The bill would grant three (3) CE [...]

2305, 2019

U.S. House Passes SECURE Act, 417-3

By | May 23rd, 2019|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

In a resounding show of bipartisan support, the U.S. House of Representatives passed this morning the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act, or HR 1994, by a vote of 417-3.  The bill [...]

2205, 2019

DFS Announces New Cybersecurity Division

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: News Alerts|0 Comments

The Department of Financial Services (DFS) announced on May 22 the creation of its new Cybersecurity Division, to be led by a former U.S. Attorney whose area of expertise is cyber crimes.  The Division, which [...]