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Jul 15, 2015, 10:55 ET
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Lockton Expands Philadelphia Office, Opens Retirement Practice

Lockton, the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker, has announced a new retirement practice in its Philadelphia office. The...

Jul 15, 2015, 10:53 ET
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Lockton's Philadelphia Office Continues Rapid Expansion

Lockton, the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker, has announced two new hires in its Philadelphia office, expanding...

Jul 14, 2015, 10:38 ET
Jay Chappell named new Chief Operating Officer for Lockton's property-casualty operations in Dallas.

Lockton Dallas/Ft. Worth Operation Names New Chief Operating Officer

 Lockton announced Jay Chappell has joined its Dallas/Ft. Worth operation as Chief Operating Officer for its property-casualty operations....

Jul 01, 2015, 12:28 ET
Lockton Denver's Dustin Richartz named Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Pro of the Year

Lockton's Dustin Richartz Named as 2015 Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the Year

 Lockton Companies' Dustin Richartz, Senior Loss Control Consultant, has been named the 2015 Edgar Monsanto Queeny Safety Professional of the...

Jun 29, 2015, 13:07 ET
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Lockton's Denver Office Named a 2015 Fit-Friendly Worksite by American Heart Association

 Lockton's Denver office has been recognized as a 2015 Platinum-Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association (AHA). This is...

Jun 25, 2015, 12:09 ET
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U.S. Supreme Court Upholds Subsidies and Employer Mandate

 Today's U.S. Supreme Court decision to allow subsidies for lower-income taxpayers buying health insurance through the federal marketplace also...

Jun 24, 2015, 11:24 ET
Ron Lockton (right) is named Vice Chairman of global insurance broker, Lockton. He will work closely with Lockton, Inc. Chairman David Lockton, his uncle. Ron's father and Dave's brother, the late Jack Lockton, founded Lockton Companies in 1966.

Ron Lockton Named Vice Chairman of Insurance Broker

 Ron Lockton has been named Vice Chairman of Lockton, Inc., the world's largest privately held, independent insurance broker. He will take on...

Jun 18, 2015, 16:15 ET
Peter Caine Joins Lockton as Chief Operating Officer for the St. Louis Operation

Lockton Names Chief Operating Officer for St. Louis Operation

Lockton, the world's largest privately held independent insurance broker, has selected Peter Caine as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) of its...

Jun 05, 2015, 11:37 ET
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Growth of Lockton's Chicago Office Spurs New Location Amidst "Best Place to Work" Honors

Lockton Companies has announced its Chicago office will move to 500 West Monroe in downtown Chicago effective June 8, further enhancing its client...

Jun 04, 2015, 10:01 ET
The potential for a Cyber attack on your law firm may be greater, and more expensive, than you think.

Cyber Insurance Solves Coverage Limitations for Law Firms

 Digital technology allows law firms to expand the way they gather, create, distribute, manage and store information, but it also allows for...

Jun 02, 2015, 16:07 ET
Lockton expands its global casualty team in Bermuda with the addition of experienced casualty expert Josh Dircks.

Lockton Expands Global Casualty Team in Bermuda

Lockton has named Josh Dircks as a Senior Vice President in Lockton Bermuda to expand the capabilities of the Lockton Global Energy expertise on...

May 26, 2015, 11:11 ET
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Dynetics and Lockton Collaborate to Offer Cyber RiskScope™ Executive-level Cyber Risk Assessments

Dynetics, a 40-year provider of leading technology solutions, and the Washington, DC operations of Lockton Companies, the world's largest privately...

May 21, 2015, 12:29 ET
Lockton Companies announces Marie-France Gelot has joined its New York office as Senior Vice President, Insurance Claims Counsel with the Lockton Financial Services Group

Marie-France Gelot Joins Lockton's New York Office

 Lockton Companies announces Marie-France Gelot has joined its New York office as Senior Vice President, Insurance Claims Counsel with...

May 06, 2015, 12:14 ET
Lockton helps to answer the 5 Hard-to-Insure Risks for Grocery Retailers

5 Hard-to-Insure Risks for Grocery Retailers

Grocery retailers traditionally face a multitude of risks that are not covered by typical insurance programs, according to a new whitepaper report...

May 06, 2015, 10:41 ET
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Lockton Named to InformationWeek Elite 100

 Lockton was included in the 2015 InformationWeek Elite 100. The annual ranking of US companies highlights business technology innovators who...

Apr 28, 2015, 11:18 ET
David Callis joins Lockton's Washington DC operation as political risk and structured credit expert.

Lockton Adds Expertise in Political Risk & Structured Credit

Lockton Companies announced David Callis has joined its Washington, DC office as Vice President and Producer. David will work closely with...

Apr 23, 2015, 16:34 ET
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Diagnosing Chronic Pain Using Evidence-based Medicine Could Improve Outcomes, Reduce Costs for Work Comp Claims

Keith Rosenblum, a Senior Strategist for Workers' Compensation Risk Control in Lockton's Kansas City operation, addresses the importance of using...

Apr 23, 2015, 15:44 ET
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Diagnosing Chronic Pain Using Evidence-based Medicine Could Improve Outcomes, Reduce Costs for Work Comp Claims

Keith Rosenblum, a Senior Strategist for Workers' Compensation Risk Control in Lockton's Kansas City operation, addresses the importance of using...

Apr 15, 2015, 13:31 ET
Michael Davis, Lockton's SVP of Risk Control Services will be speaking on Monday, April 27 about how the reclassification of obesity as a disease under the Americans with Disabilities Act will affect workers' compensation reporting.

Lockton Experts to Present Insights on Obesity and Cyber Liability at 2015 RIMS Annual Conference

 Two experts from Lockton will be sharing key risk management insights during the 2015 RIMS Annual Conference and Exhibition, April 26-29 in...

Apr 08, 2015, 11:50 ET
Ben Beeson, vice president for Cyber Security and Privacy at Lockton, will share cyber insurance insights at RSA Conference.

Cyber Experts, Including Lockton's Beeson, Aim to Decipher Cyber Insurance at RSA Conference

 Ben Beeson, vice president for Cyber Security and Privacy at Lockton, will share his insights on cyber insurance during an April 22...