Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. has acquired Independent Benefit Services (iBEN) located in Rockville, Md., with an office in Herndon, Va.
Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States plans to open a new medical center in downtown Baltimore.
AssuredPartners Inc. has acquired the business and assets of Sheehan Insurance Service, Inc., based in Haymarket, Va.
Brown & Brown Inc. has acquired Global Benefit Strategies, a New Jersey agency that specializes in providing employee benefits insurance products and services.
Maryland Insurance Commissioner Therese M. Goldsmith will step down effective Jan. 21, four months before her term is up.
Penn Mutual Life announced an expansion in California with the addition Stephen Levy as managing partner of its newly established Northern California Agency.
Capital BlueCross is providing funding to enable municipal police departments to purchase and carry naloxone, which can help save the life of a person who has overdosed on prescription painkillers or heroin.
The New Jersey Assembly delayed a vote last week on a proposal that would allow drivers to use smart phones, computers or tablets to prove they carry auto insurance during traffic stops.
Genworth announced that it is still in the process of completing its annual review of long term care insurance active life margins.
ARAG, a legal insurance carrier, recently named Brad Granger the Managing Director of Sales for the Mid-Atlantic.