Directors & Officers Archive

Four Key Cyberrisk Management Questions for Directors and Officers

Four Key Cyberrisk Management Questions for Directors and Officers

As cyber liability standards evolve, courts increasingly hold directors and officers responsible for cybersecurity lapses.

 
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.