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The Value of Interdepartmental Communication

The Value of Interdepartmental Communication

It is axiomatic that good communication is a requirement for just about any successful business. Communication with customers, clients, investors and other stakeholders is typically of […]

 
What Can a Captive Do for You?

What Can a Captive Do for You?

Understanding the business advantages of setting up a captive will help risk managers add real business value to their companies.

 
Protecting Directors and Officers in the New World of Cyberthreats

Protecting Directors and Officers in the New World of Cyberthreats

Evolving regulations and investor expectations have put the onus on directors and officers to take responsibility for prevention, mitigation and recovery from cyberattacks.

 
Reviewing Your Insurance Coverage in Advance of Hurricane Season

Reviewing Your Insurance Coverage in Advance of Hurricane Season

With weather patterns and storm severity growing less predictable, a comprehensive disaster recovery plan—including reliable insurance protection—is a vital risk management task for any business.

 
Tapping Into Environmental Coverage

Tapping Into Environmental Coverage

Companies often overlook existing insurance policies that cover environmental liability claims.

 
Risk Management for Fraud and Other Crime Risks

Risk Management for Fraud and Other Crime Risks

Crime losses abound for policyholders in every industry, but navigating the insurance claims process can be a challenge.

 
Buying a Company? Take a Look at its Insurance Portfolio

Buying a Company? Take a Look at its Insurance Portfolio

Analysis of a potential acquisition or merger partner’s historic insurance portfolio is an essential, if too often overlooked, aspect of M&A due diligence.

 
Drones May Expose Property Owners to Increased Liability

Drones May Expose Property Owners to Increased Liability

As the use of drones becomes more widespread, so does the risk of liability stemming from drone-related accidents.

 
Matching Your EPLI to Your Actual Employment Risks

Matching Your EPLI to Your Actual Employment Risks

Companies need to understand the nature of employment practices liability insurance and how it applies to emerging trends in employment litigation.

 
Adjusting Insurance Coverage to Meet Shifting Cyberattack Risks

Adjusting Insurance Coverage to Meet Shifting Cyberattack Risks

An insurance program must account for both first- and third-party cyberrisks.

 
Resisting Insurer Attempts to Recoup D&O Defense Costs

Resisting Insurer Attempts to Recoup D&O Defense Costs

Courts have often ruled that some of the ways that insurers have tried to recoup D&O costs are not permitted.

 
The Broadening Scope of Pollution Legal Liability Insurance

The Broadening Scope of Pollution Legal Liability Insurance

Now that pollution legal liability policies are widening the scope of potential coverage, issues of notice and disclosure are the likeliest flashpoints for coverage disputes.

 
Identifying Insurance Coverage for Riot Damage

Identifying Insurance Coverage for Riot Damage

Policyholders facing losses due to civil unrest should work diligently to identify potentially responsive insurance coverage.

 
Ensuring Insurance Recovery After a Hurricane Loss

Ensuring Insurance Recovery After a Hurricane Loss

Seven tips to help policyholder resolve disaster insurance claims.

 
Preparing for Disaster: A 12-Step Program for the Practical Policyholder

Preparing for Disaster: A 12-Step Program for the Practical Policyholder

To prepare for disaster, policyholders must learn to think more like insurance companies.