NILS Publishing And Compliance
Research Services, LLC Offer New Online Filing Product For Property And Casualty
(CHATSWORTH, CA, August 14, 2001) NILS Publishing (NILS), a division of
CCH INCORPORATED (CCH) and the foremost provider of U.S. insurance law and regulatory
information, today announced that it is offering to customers another premier workflow
solution for the property and casualty industry. Authored by the compliance professionals
of Compliance Research Services (CRS), Product Filing Guide for Property and Casualty
was co-developed by NILS and CRS and is a highly sophisticated analytical tool designed to
ensure compliant and timely product filings for personal and/or commercial lines.
Form filings and rate and rule changes can be a daunting task without the up-to-date
and insightful information found in this CRS product. The concise grid format makes for
easy-to-locate information that can be customized by the user to make monitoring and
searching even more targeted. A key member of the CRS development team, product manager
Nancy French, focused on organizing the content of the product around the workflow of the
property and casualty filer.
"After using the Product Filing Guide for Property and Casualty to conduct
form filings and rate and rule changes, I cant imagine a property and casualty
filing staff that would want to do it any other way. The product is extremely organized
and is custom built for the special nuances of property and casualty filings."
NILS's INSource serves as the knowledge base for all CRS products the new
CRS Product Filing Guide for Property and Casualty as well as CRSs
state-of-the-art life and health products. This highly convenient, online database of
information allows for subscribers of both CRS products and INSource to easily link
between multiple publications for more in-depth, full-text research.
New Services Offer Fast Access, Comprehensive Coverage
The Product Filing Guide for Property and Casualty covers every aspect of
administrative filing requirements for both personal and commercial insurance, organized
by state and type of coverage. The product is supplemented with convenient electronic
versions of mandatory state forms that accompany rate and form filings. Research can
easily be conducted by state and type of coverage and can even be customized to deliver
more specific information desired by the user.
Through the combined services of NILS INSource and CRS Compliance Updates and
Product Filing Guide, insurers can gain access 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to
current and past state statutes, regulations and compliance and product filing
information. While enhanced by a subscription to INSource, CRS Compliance Updates and
Product Filing Guide can also be purchased independent of INSource.
To obtain additional information or to view a demonstration of the NILS/CRS online
products, visit the NILS Publishing web site at www.nils.com.
About Compliance Research Services
Compliance Research Services, LLC, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, was founded by
experienced insurance professionals Rhonda Steger, CEO, and David Simon, President. A
compliance consulting firm offering a full range of products and services to the insurance
industry, CRS focuses its strategic mission on helping companies compete in todays
In addition to authoring and producing acclaimed industry products, Compliance
Updates and Product Filing Guide, CRS also provides comprehensive consulting
and research services in topical areas such as insurance product requirements, filing for
assumptions, name changes, redomestications, licensing and life & health product
The CRS staff is comprised of a diverse mix of insurance professionals, managers,
analysts and attorneys, with over 130 years of combined insurance experience in
compliance, insurance law, legislative analysis, product development, contract drafting,
claims, underwriting and licensing. Visit the CRS website at www.complianceresearchservices.com.
About NILS Publishing
NILS Publishing was founded in 1947 as the National Insurance Law ServiceŽ
to deliver the state laws and regulations that insurance organizations need to
ensure compliance and to compete in the ever-changing insurance marketplace. INSourceŽ
Insurance was introduced in 1991, delivering on CD-ROM the information published in
the National Insurance Law Service.
Today, INSource Insurance on the Web delivers the most comprehensive library of
state and federal compliance information with the speed and convenience of the Internet.
For more information about NILS Publishing Company, visit www.nils.com. NILS Publishing is
a member of the Business and Finance Group of CCH INCORPORATED. CCH is a wholly owned
subsidiary of Wolters Kluwer North America. The CCH web site can be accessed at www.cch.com. The Business and Finance group
web site can be accessed at www.business.cch.com.
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