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Determining the Arbitration Obligation

Determining the Arbitration Obligation

Policyholders are often surprised to find that their policies require arbitration for disputes.

 
Understanding the Benefits and Risks of Blockchain

Understanding the Benefits and Risks of Blockchain

Blockchain presents some clear opportunities, especially for insurance, but as with any new technology, it is not without its risks.

 
Baby Monitors & Steel Mills: The New World of Cybersecurity Risk

Baby Monitors & Steel Mills: The New World of Cybersecurity Risk

The new breed of cybercriminal lacks a clear profit motive, and instead is focused on causing business interruption, economic mayhem and political instability.

 
Challenging Arbitration of Disputes Involving Workers Compensation Insurance Programs

Challenging Arbitration of Disputes Involving Workers Compensation Insurance Programs

Policyholders should look closely at the dispute resolution provisions presented in their workers compensation coverage plans.

 
Navigating Workers Compensation Insurance Program Disputes

Navigating Workers Compensation Insurance Program Disputes

With increasingly regularity, insurance companies seem, to be pursuing policyholders to recover retrospective premiums under old workers compensation programs.

 
Construction Faces Coverage Challenges

Construction Faces Coverage Challenges

Court decisions and form changes are narrowing available coverage in the construction industry.

 
Securing Coverage for Cyberattacks

Securing Coverage for Cyberattacks

Risk professionals must closely review their first-party coverage for business income losses.

 
The Value of Interdepartmental Communication

The Value of Interdepartmental Communication

When it comes to a business’ risk management function, communication within the organization is essential.

 
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.