LMA Newsletter – Pre-2019

Since 2012, readers of the LMA Newsletter have received timely information and insights about Florida’s insurance marketplace. Published weekly during legislative sessions and bi-weekly the rest of the year, the newsletter focuses on current insurance and related issues impacting disaster management, environment, engineering, construction, and real estate interests. There are also stories of encouragement for those who work in this industry notwithstanding its challenges and “pearls” of information that will help readers raise the bar. During the Florida legislative session, the newsletter provides tracking, analysis and insight on bills and broader issues being considered by the legislature of impact to insurance and related interests. The stories are searchable using the search window at the top of the right column.  SUBSCRIBE NOW

Monday, October 19, 2015


A Better You and Me


More and more we are finding yummy books, articles and even poetry that we like to share with our friends and colleagues in the opening of our newsletter.  We

Monday, November 2,  2015


The Juiciest Fruit


During a recent trip to central Florida I heard the most interesting phrase and it started me thinking about how we are all reaching for the best things in life. “Out

Monday, November 16,  2015


How about those Pilgrims!


“The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark. I

We Were Thrilled With Your Response

In our last edition, we were overwhelmed with the response to our thoughts on David Brooks’ teachings from his bestselling book, “The Road to Character.”  One of our devoted readers, Frank Kowalski, shared, “Recently, …

Dispositional Gratitude May Be the Real Key to Success

Recently a good friend and colleague in the biz, and someone who would easily be described as successful, pointed me to a book entitled, Road to Character, by David Brooks.  Of …

LMA Is Expanding

We are so very proud to share the exciting news with you first. We have grown out of our walls and in fact, have added a great new service under our umbrella of offerings. “The Conference Room” …

Celebrating the Great Things of Our Country

Our July 4th celebration has come and gone again for another year.  We hope that you, like us, had a plethora of good food, friends, family and fireworks.  We do love this wonderful …

It’s a Wrap

I can’t truthfully say we were holding our breath as we waited for a sine die this past Friday.   We were confident that the 2015 Legislature would come up with a budget to keep our state of …

Today is the Beginning of Something Good, We Hope

Our expectations are high for good results to come from this 2015 Special Session.  It will start off with a bang as the House holds a workshop today on the Senate …

So Where Are We and Where Do We Go From Here?

Yes, we are still shaking our heads and trying to wrap our minds around what REALLY happened the last week of April, when the House abruptly shut its doors …