Andrew Whitman

Andrew Whitman

Professor
Finance

Education:

  • BS 1960
    Business Pennsylvania State University
  • MBA 1962
    Business Pennsylvania State University
  • PhD 1966
    Commerce University of Wisconsin
  • JD 1968
    Law University of Minnesota

Expertise:

  • Insurance coverage, marketing, underwriting and claims
  • Workers Compensation
  • Employee health benefits
  • Corporate risk management

About Andrew

Dr. Whitman is professor of insurance in The Carlson School of Management.  As a practitioner he served as special assistant in the Wisconsin Insurance Department, as an attorney admitted to practice in Minnesota and Pennsylvania, as deputy commissioner and acting chief counsel for the Pennsylvania Insurance Department, and as an insurance and risk management consultant to corporations and government entities. As a consultant to attorneys and an expert witness he has testified in the courts of 10 states and has participated in many insurance cases. He served as chair of the Finance, Real Estate, and Law Department in the College of Business, California Polytechnic State University in Pomona, CA; and has published in academic and professional journals and co-authored books on insurance law. He teaches courses on corporate risk management, insurance, personal finance, and employee benefits.

 

Selected Works & Activities.

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  • Presentations
    Webinar Program 10/25/2013:Enterprise Risk Mtg. Fundamentals: ERM Concepts and Legal Applications. cosponsored by the ABA Section of Intellectual Property Law, ABA-IPL Young Lawyers Action Group, Young Lawyers Division. Moderator/Faculty 1., Andrew Whit
  • Presentations
    Steps To A Healthy Financial Future: Medical Resident's Financial Management Todd Koch, CPA, MBT, CFP; Partner, John A. Knutson & Co., PLLP; Andy Whitman, JD, PhD, CFP; Professor, UMN Carlson School;Bob Hall, CPCU, MBA, CFP @ Adviser Carlson INS Courses
  • Unpublished Works
    CHAPTER 4. ERM and The Role of IP for Small and Midsize Enterprises (SME): Andrew Whitman- 2014 This chapter describes Intellectual Property Risks facing Small and Midsize Enterprises an ERM Framework, Cost/Benefit Strategies, Requirements of Financi
  • Unpublished Works
    Abstract of a Chapter for Small Business CHAPTER 3. Impact of the Affordable Health Care Act on SME's Andrew Whitman- 06/05/2013 Health Insurance under The Patent Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA) is required for certain SMES. It is th
  • Unpublished Works
    ERM IS LEGALLY REQUIRED FOR FINANCIAL & GOVERNMENTAL INSTITUTIONS, BUT NOT FOR OTHER ORGANIZATIONS Andrew F. Whitman, University of Minnesota APRIA 07/30/13, Proposal Number (accepted) 148 PMS000571 CONCURRENT SESSIONS TWO:(Tuesday,July 30;10:15AM–11:4
  • Book Chapters
    Enterprise Risk Management for Insurance Agencies, Weimer, Whitman, Kallman, Agents of America, Ebook 2009, and a hard copy published in 2013 by Thomas Reuters. "A Comprehensive Guide to Avoiding E&O Claims" used by insurance practitioners was completed
  • Book Chapters
    Chapters in Employment Practices Liability Guide to Risk Exposures and Coverages, Hagglund, Weimer, Speidel & Whitman, National Underwriter, 1998, 2nd Ed. 2012; revised 2013.. The second edition of the Employment Practices Liability enables you to take t
  • Whole Books
    The Law of Commercial Agents and Brokers, Weimer, Hagglund & Whitman (Thompson/West, 2007),Supplement revised, 2011; annual update 2013. . Commercial insurance agents and brokers are increasingly included in coverage litigation as back-up defendants in c
  • Book Chapters
    "Gold in Old CGL Policies," "Corporate Risk Management," and "Pollution-Related Exclusions," Andrew Whitman, The CGL Handbook (Aspen Press, 1999). Hagglund, Weimer, Whitman & Arlene Jorgenson Hillestad,, Aspen Press, CGL Policy Handbook, Second Edition
  • Whole Books
    Minnesota Insurance Law and Practice, eds. Britton Weimer, Clarance Hagglund, and Andrew Whitman (West Publishing, 2002); Vols, 22 & 22A, revised 2010, Supp. 2013. Minnesota Insurance Law and Practice was cited several times by the Minnesota appellate c
  • Journal Articles
    Insurance Regulation and Insurers' Interests in Relocation, Andrew Whitman, Richard Butler, and Yijing Cui, Minnesota Center for Insurance Research (Spring 2000), and Journal of Insurance Regulation (Spring 2001).
  • Journal Articles
    Insurers' Demutualization Decisions, Andrew Whitman, Richard Butler, and Yijing Cui, Minnesota Center for Insurance Research (Spring 2000), and Risk Management and Insurance Review (Fall 2001).
  • Journal Articles
    Evaluation of Claims for Cosmetic Damage Under Homeowners Policies, Andrew Whitman, Minnesota Center for Insurance Research (Summer 1999).
  • Book Chapters
    Employer Health Benefits, Insurance, and Liability, "Pension Plan Liability," and "Risk Management for Business," Stay Out of Court ... and Stay in Business, eds. Clarance Hagglund, Britton Weimer, William Weeding, and Andrew Whitman (Common Law Press, 19
  • Book Chapters
    Pollution Cleanup Liability and "Employee Benefit Plans," Minnesota Insurance Law, eds. Clarance Hagglund, Britton Weimer and Andrew Whitman (Common Law Publishing, 1995).
  • Journal Articles
    The Level of Duty is the Agent's Choice, Andrew Whitman, CPCU Journal (1993).
  • Presentations
    Presented at the ARIA annual meeting in Aug. 2013. Group Long Term Care Insurance (LTCi): Solutions To The Death Spiral Full Paper Supporting the ARIA 08/07/2012 Poster Session https://docs.google.com/open?id=0B48bOPkITfuJWVVFc1FkS29jd00http Descript
  • Current Research

    Agent/broker duties

  • Scholarly Service

    Certified Financial Planner (CPF)

  • Community Relationships

    Consultant for Risk Management, Inc., and attorneys on insurance issues

  • Community Relationships

    Public Member, Minnesota Auto Insurance Plan

  • Community Relationships

    Member, Board of Directors, Missions, Inc.

  • Community Relationships

    Member, Board of Directors, Comida Par Vida, Inc.

  • Scholarly Service

    Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), 1968

  • Current Research

    On- and off-the-job, 24-hour health benefits

  • Current Research

    Liability risk management

  • Scholarly Service

    Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU)

  • Current Research

    Employee health benefits and managed care

  • Current Research

    Insurer liability for environmental cleanup

  • Scholarly Service

    Coordinator, risk management and actuarial science majors, Carlson School

  • Community Relationships

    Volunteer firefighter and first responder, Station #1, Maple Grove, Minnesota

  • Community Relationships

    Advisor to Andrew Riverside Presbyterian Church

  • Community Relationships

    Director - Risk Management, Inc.

  • Community Relationships

    EMT for the Maple Grove Fire Department

  • Community Relationships

    Serves Southeast Minneapolis Meals on Wheels and attends Board of Directors Meetings

  • Community Relationships

    Guest Lecturer - MN CLE Seminars; and UMN LIbrary Association, & MN CPCU Chapter

  • Community Relationships

    Performs music therapy weekly at nursing homes

  • Community Relationships

    Project Homeless Connect Volunteer

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