Directors & Officers Archive

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.

 
Directors & Officers Abroad: The Rise of D&O Litigation Around the World

Directors & Officers Abroad: The Rise of D&O Litigation Around the World

As U.S.-style regulations take hold in other countries, corporate directors and officers are becoming a popular target for litigation.

 
The D&O Flashpoints for Libor-Related Insurance Claims

The D&O Flashpoints for Libor-Related Insurance Claims

Fallout from the recent Libor manipulation scandal could have important implications for your D&O coverage.

 
How the New SEC Settlement Policy Affects Your D&O Coverage

How the New SEC Settlement Policy Affects Your D&O Coverage

A new SEC policy regarding admission of allegations could raise important issues for D&O liability policyholders.

 
D&O Insurance: The Cooperation Clause and Privileged Communications

D&O Insurance: The Cooperation Clause and Privileged Communications

Suggested strategies for balancing communications with the legal risks they can create.

 
Protecting Against D&O Liability for Climate Change-Related Disclosures

Protecting Against D&O Liability for Climate Change-Related Disclosures

The SEC’s issuance of climate change-related financial disclosure guidelines suggests that directors and officers may be hit by lawsuits.

 
Maximizing Your D&O Coverage

Maximizing Your D&O Coverage

In this volatile economic environment, building a comprehensive D&O program can be vital to protecting your company’s executives. Here are some important tips to keep in mind.

 
D&O Coverage for Investigations

D&O Coverage for Investigations

D&O coverage for government investigations can be tricky.

 
D&O Insurance and Executive Pay

D&O Insurance and Executive Pay

Executive compensation issues could result in litigation and D&O insurance liabilities.