Guaranty Fund Bill Passed by NC Legislature

The North Carolina Life & Health Insurance Guaranty Association is a state agency that, as one of its dutites, provides a guarantee for an annuity bought by North Carolina residents.  If the company that sells the annuity fails, then the Guaranty Association will take over paying the annuity up to a certain amount ($300,000 per

2007 Workers' Compensation CLE Session on Benefits for State Employees

Valerie Johnson spoke at the NCATL’s 2007 Workplace Torts and Workers Comp CLE, held in Chapel Hill.  Hank Patterson was also one of the program’s co-chairs.  Valerie’s presentation topic and paper was New Developments in the Interaction Between North Carolina State Employee Benefits and the Workers’ Compensation System. Summary: Although the interaction between the state