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November 5, 1998 | From Times Wire Services
Cendant Corp. said its third-quarter profit rose 19% on higher revenue from Ramada hotels and other travel-related businesses and from its real estate businesses, including Coldwell Banker and Century 21. The company said earnings for the quarter rose to $203.9 million, or 24 cents a share, a penny higher than analysts expected, as revenue rose 23% to $1.46 billion. Cendant, created by the merger of HFS Inc.
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August 27, 1995 | BARBARA MARSH
It seemed so easy when Lanci and Greg Wall switched to an HMO last fall. The Dana Point couple figured they would save money. Their two young sons would keep their pediatrician. And Lanci, a breast cancer survivor whose left breast was removed seven years ago, felt assured that she could keep her oncologist. But the Walls learned the hard way how HMOs work. Though the boys could go to the same pediatrician, the plan from Greg's work did not fully cover Lanci's oncologist.
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October 6, 1992 | DAVID G. SAVAGE, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Supreme Court agreed Monday to decide whether the insurance industry can be forced to pay damages for allegedly conspiring to limit some types of liability coverage. A ruling in the case, due early next year, could shake up the insurance industry. If the justices were to side with attorneys from California and 18 other states, the major insurers could face enormous damage claims.
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November 10, 1989 | KENNETH REICH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The state's largest association of insurance agents and brokers has bitterly assailed Aetna, Cigna and four smaller insurance companies for allegedly trying to get out of the auto insurance business in California by cutting the commissions they are paying to agents, thus discouraging them from making sales. A statement issued by the Independent Insurance Agents and Brokers of California said that a year after the passage of Proposition 103, "some insurers have learned little.
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October 28, 1989 | KENNETH REICH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A Los Angeles judge Friday rejected pleas from the Aetna company that she invalidate Insurance Commissioner Roxani Gillespie's Oct. 2 order freezing auto insurance rate increases, and instead strongly supported the freeze. Declaring that "at some point the consumers in this state have to have some protection," Superior Court Judge Miriam A. Vogel said she is satisfied that Gillespie "has the power" under what the judge termed "an emergency situation" to hold up all rate increases.
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