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Overcoming One-Sided Insurance Policy Arbitration Agreements

Overcoming One-Sided Insurance Policy Arbitration Agreements

Insurance policy arbitration clauses often contain conditions that stack the deck against policyholders in a dispute with their insurance companies.

 
Securing Insurance for Cyberbreach Investigations

Securing Insurance for Cyberbreach Investigations

Insurance can help offset the enormous costs of a data breach investigation.

 
The Quest for Quality Insurance Company Claims Handling

The Quest for Quality Insurance Company Claims Handling

The are certain steps that policyholders can take to ensure their claims will be paid.

 
Excess Exhaustion

Excess Exhaustion

Insurance companies are having success discouraging settlements by fighting access to excess insurance coverage.

 
Understanding Political Risk Coverage

Understanding Political Risk Coverage

Whether you already have a political risk insurance policy, are facing renewal or are considering purchasing a policy for the first time, a careful review of policy terms will be worthwhile.

 
Mitigating Business Interruption Exposures from Cyberattacks

Mitigating Business Interruption Exposures from Cyberattacks

Businesses should carefully consider the impact a cyberattack would have on their operations and take steps to make sure that their insurance will respond as desired.

 
D&O Insurance for Data Breaches

D&O Insurance for Data Breaches

As data breaches grow large enough to savage a company’s bottom line, management liability insurance and senior level governance cannot be overlooked

 
Dodging the “Direct Loss” Bullet

Dodging the “Direct Loss” Bullet

Courts have found the definition of a direct loss to be broader than what some insurers would believe.

 
Coverage Quelled by Extreme Exhaustion Arguments

Coverage Quelled by Extreme Exhaustion Arguments

D&O insurance policyholders must make sure that excess policies do not include unduly restrictive exhaustion clauses that can negate coverage.

 
Getting the Most Out of Product Recall Insurance

Getting the Most Out of Product Recall Insurance

Policyholders need to be aware of all the nuances of product recall insurance in order to ensure that their claim will be paid.

 
Dramatic Changes on the Horizon for CGL Coverage Law

Dramatic Changes on the Horizon for CGL Coverage Law

Recent changes in national case law suggest that a major shift is under way for CGL coverage of property damage to an insured contractor’s own work.

 
Effectively Managing Social Media Risks

Effectively Managing Social Media Risks

Whether your business aggressively uses social media to reach potential or existing customers, or simply maintains a minimal presence, these platforms can trigger a wide variety of risks to your organization.

 
Giving Notice: New ACORD Changes for Certificates of Insurance

Giving Notice: New ACORD Changes for Certificates of Insurance

New ACORD changes mean that an additional insureds who relied on certificates of insurance are no longer guaranteed to receive notice of cancellation.

 
Staying Covered in Wind v. Flood Property Insurance Disputes

Staying Covered in Wind v. Flood Property Insurance Disputes

With some insurance policies, the distinction between wind v. flood and the timing of resulting damage can be crucial in successfully obtaining insurance dollars to offset losses when the worst happens.

 
The Hidden Value of Historic Insurance Coverage

The Hidden Value of Historic Insurance Coverage

Before a proposed merger or acquisition, companies must consider all historic coverage implications.