Articles by Alexander Hardiman

Challenging Unfavorable Arbitration Clauses

Challenging Unfavorable Arbitration Clauses

A recent New York court decision highlights how policyholders can challenge unfavorable arbitration clauses in workers comp and other insurance policies.

 
The D&O Flashpoints for Libor-Related Insurance Claims

The D&O Flashpoints for Libor-Related Insurance Claims

Fallout from the recent Libor manipulation scandal could have important implications for your D&O coverage.

 
How the New SEC Settlement Policy Affects Your D&O Coverage

How the New SEC Settlement Policy Affects Your D&O Coverage

A new SEC policy regarding admission of allegations could raise important issues for D&O liability policyholders.

 
Protecting Against D&O Liability for Climate Change-Related Disclosures

Protecting Against D&O Liability for Climate Change-Related Disclosures

The SEC’s issuance of climate change-related financial disclosure guidelines suggests that directors and officers may be hit by lawsuits.

 
Maximizing Recovery On Product Liability Insurance Claims

Maximizing Recovery On Product Liability Insurance Claims

Even if an insurance company resists paying a product liability claim, there are other avenue that policyholders can explore for recovery.