Insurance companies are slow to pay out for settlement costs — if they agree to pay at all. Here are some ways to improve the odds.
Insurers may delay claims, but policyholders and states are helping ensure that rightful claims get paid quickly after a disaster.
Cloud computing offers major benefits but also presents new challenges to data security.
A recent New York court decision highlights how policyholders can challenge unfavorable arbitration clauses in workers comp and other insurance policies.
As the devastation wrought by Superstorm Sandy brought home, natural disasters can imperil even the most rock-solid businesses.
A recent California Supreme Court decision clarifies the full extent to which policyholders facing long-tail environmental claims can tap into their historic policies to help pay for those costs.
Smart data-handling procedures and quality insurance coverage can lessen the blow of unauthorized or unintended uses of business-related data.
Fallout from the recent Libor manipulation scandal could have important implications for your D&O coverage.
Ambiguity surrounding the Nonadmitted and Reinsurance Reform Act has created confusion for all captive owners.
Getting claims paid can be difficult. Here are some ways to help the process along.
Some property insurance policies provide coverage for losses of business income even when there is no property damage at all.
Developing a disaster recovery plan and assembling a team to implement that plan, before a loss occurs, is invaluable.
Recent court decisions have gone against long-standing case law regarding excess insurance claims recovery.
As the economy struggles to rebound from recession, employment-related lawsuits are rising at an alarming rate.
The “other coverages” exclusion can sometimes lead to expensive claim disputes.