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Clarifying Wage and Hour Claim Coverage

Clarifying Wage and Hour Claim Coverage

A recent California court decision has affirmed that many so-called “wage and hour” lawsuits may be covered under employment practices liability insurance.

 
The Implications of Silent Cyber Coverage Restrictions

The Implications of Silent Cyber Coverage Restrictions

As insurers begin to address silent cyber issues, policyholders will need to be vigilant to ensure they still have the appropriate levels of coverage

 
Smart Home Devices and Privacy Risk

Smart Home Devices and Privacy Risk

Smart home devices pose notable data privacy risks for consumers and businesses.

 
Avoiding Construction Project Disputes

Avoiding Construction Project Disputes

Key considerations during construction project planning can help reduce potential problems.

 
The Human Element of Disaster Recovery

The Human Element of Disaster Recovery

Protecting your workforce after a disaster can be as important as securing physical assets.

 
Mitigating Construction Risk with Technology

Mitigating Construction Risk with Technology

New technology offers promise for reducing worksite hazards.

 
The Benefits of a Group Captive

The Benefits of a Group Captive

A group captive can allow organizations to take greater control of their insurance costs.

 
Board Gender Diversity Correlates to Credit Ratings

Board Gender Diversity Correlates to Credit Ratings

A Moody’s report found that companies with the most gender-diverse boards have the highest credit ratings.

 
Gender Bias in Tech Interviews

Gender Bias in Tech Interviews

More than half of women who applied for tech jobs had a negative experience or know a woman who has.

 
The Most Common Cyber Claim

The Most Common Cyber Claim

Business email compromise became the most common incident in cyber insurance claims in 2018.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – October 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – October 2019

Hurricane Dorian losses, CEOs advocate for gun control, measles eradication status, and more.

 
ERM in Action in Higher Education

ERM in Action in Higher Education

In an effort to address a wide range of risk exposures, colleges and universities are strengthening their enterprise risk management programs.

 
Standard Insurance Policy Coverage for Sexual Abuse, Harassment and Assault Claims

Standard Insurance Policy Coverage for Sexual Abuse, Harassment and Assault Claims

Organizations faced with sexual harassment and assault claims should understand that there are many types of standard form insurance policies that can provide coverage.

 
Can AI  Transform Compliance?

Can AI Transform Compliance?

Artificial intelligence and other advanced tools may help modernize compliance departments.

 
Root Cause Analysis in Higher Education

Root Cause Analysis in Higher Education

The college admissions scandal illustrates the need for root cause analysis in higher education.