News and Articles—Management/Professional Liability

article image 4-3-23.jpgThe 2023 Outlook for the D&O Market

April 3, 2023

Directors and officers insurance, known as D&O, is intended to protect high-level employees against personal loss in the case of a lawsuit that arises in the scope of their leadership positions in their business or organization… more ▶

article image 10-27-22.jpgMaking the Most of the Fourth Quarter

October 27, 2022

Businesses must make the most of the final quarter of the fiscal year because it is their last opportunity to meet their projected earnings. It is also a critical time for making budgetary decisions about the fiscal year ahead. Here are some things… more ▶

article image 9-23-22.jpgHow Inflation Affects Management Decisions

September 23, 2022

Effective business managers always have an eye on the bottom line. One of the most critical factors for industries to monitor is inflation. With a targeted 2% annual inflation rate, the current rate of 8.6% is packing a big punch on the overall economy… more ▶

article image 3-24-22.jpgM&A Coverage Considerations

March 24, 2022

The acquisition or sale of a company may bring opportunities but can also raise complex insurance issues, potentially disrupting several forms, including Directors & Officers Liability (D&O), Employment Practices Liability (EPL), Fiduciary Liability… more ▶

articles image_112.jpgState of the Public D&O Market

June 3, 2021

Directors and officers liability insurance is becoming increasingly challenging to both purchase and maintain. An extremely important tool to protect companies and their management against claims for violations of securities laws, it is now at a crossroads… more ▶

articles image_113.jpgSPAC Coverage Considerations

June 2, 2021

While SPACs, often referred to as a “blank check company,” have become very popular, the speed and intense pressure to have the SPAC go public in a short window of time, presents risks both before and after the merger/acquisition of the target operating company… more ▶

articles image_0100_10.jpgDirectors and Officers: Best Practices to Minimize Lawsuits

February 9, 2021

The directors and officers of a company bear the final responsibility for oversight and management of the company’s business affairs. These stakeholders manage a diverse set of governance challenges and experience significant risks in the discharge… more ▶

articles image_0098_12.jpgEPLI Market in 2021 Shows Increased Risks

January 12, 2021

It has been nearly a year since the first recorded COVID-19 case in the U.S. was announced, and the virus continues to take a devastating toll on the country. In addition to the obvious health impacts, the pandemic has had a tremendous effect on the economy… more ▶

articles image_0078_32.jpgA Closer Look at Directors and Officers Insurance

June 23, 2020

In any corporation, the company’s leadership team is comprised of a group of executives entrusted with managing the business. These leaders must often make difficult decisions that influence the financial stability and growth of a given company… more ▶

articles image_0014_96.jpgThe Importance of Contingent Liability Insurance

July 24, 2018

Business owners face many risks in the day-to-day operations of their companies. Risk management is a crucial part of any company’s operation, and liability issues can impact a company’s ability to continue doing business. Among… more ▶

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New Challenges for Transportation Insurers

June 1, 2023 | Although the technology is relatively new, electric and autonomous vehicles are already significantly transforming the transportation landscape, with… more ▶

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Workers’ Compensation Considerations

May 15, 2023 | In today’s dynamic business landscape, the welfare of employees remains a paramount concern for organizations. Workers’ compensation plays a critical role… more ▶

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5 Risks Banking Institutions Face in 2023

May 2, 2023 | The banking industry has survived significant difficulties over the past few years, navigating a troubled global economy, volatile political climate, and… more ▶