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The Outlook for Insurance Captives in 2024

November 28, 2023

Businesses need to understand the trends in captive insurance to determine how they maybe be able to use these arrangements to navigate an ever-changing financial landscape.

SEC’s SolarWinds Litigation Expands Regulatory Cyberrisk Landscape

November 22, 2023

The SEC's SolarWinds enforcement action is the latest example of the expanded enforcement role that regulators have assumed in addressing cyber-related business risks and practices.

Five Contract Requirements for Construction Projects

November 7, 2023

By taking proactive steps and incorporating the right contractual requirements, you can protect yourself when legal disputes arise during construction projects.

Key Elements of Effective Crisis Response

November 1, 2023

To minimize disruptions and maintain organizational resilience when disasters strike, it is crucial to prepare ahead of time by developing robust and thoroughly rehearsed crisis management plans.

Five Questions Every Risk Manager Should Ask Before Obtaining a Surety Bond

October 24, 2023

Risk professionals should have a basic understanding of what surety bonds are, how to obtain them, and when to bring in an expert.

Tips for Screening the OFAC Sanctions List

October 17, 2023

To reduce sanctions risks , risk professionals need to know how to navigate the U.S. Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control list of Specially Designated Nationals list.

The Business Case for ESG Risk Assessment

October 9, 2023

To protect their business and create sustainable value, risk professionals should include ESG risks in their materiality assessments, forecasting and planning.

The Overlooked Benefits of Workplace Harassment Prevention

October 5, 2023

Educating employees on harassment prevention can also help organizations build and maintain a more inclusive, vibrant and positive workplace culture.

A Checklist for Real Estate Due Diligence

October 2, 2023

These considerations are key when making a business real estate purchase.

Oregon Privacy Law Creates New Challenges

October 2, 2023

Oregon’s new data privacy law contains some important differences from previous state laws.

Avoiding Potential Legal Pitfalls in DEI Programs

October 2, 2023

The Supreme Court’s strike-down of affirmative action creates liability questions for DEI efforts.

Cyber Rates and Exclusions Surging

October 2, 2023

Organizations are facing an increasing gap between affordable cyber coverage and comprehensive protection that may leave them more exposed than expected when an incident occurs.

Businesses Face Data Privacy Compliance Struggles

October 2, 2023

While half of businesses say they are very prepared to address U.S. and European privacy laws, few have taken these key measures to ensure compliance.