Managing the risks associated with severe weather events, including the immediate and latent pollution unleashed by natural disasters, is a huge challenge.
Even the most carefully crafted crime coverage may have no value if policyholders wait until it is too late to take action against dishonest employees or dissembling insurance companies.
Captives involved in reinsurance disputes should take proactive measures both to forestall disputes and to ensure that they take place on a level playing field.
Tips for obtaining the proper insurance coverage to protect against construction risks.
Blockchain presents some clear opportunities, especially for insurance, but as with any new technology, it is not without its risks.
Policyholders should look closely at the dispute resolution provisions presented in their workers compensation coverage plans.
With increasingly regularity, insurance companies seem, to be pursuing policyholders to recover retrospective premiums under old workers compensation programs.
Understanding the business advantages of setting up a captive will help risk managers add real business value to their companies.
Companies often overlook existing insurance policies that cover environmental liability claims.
Analysis of a potential acquisition or merger partner’s historic insurance portfolio is an essential, if too often overlooked, aspect of M&A due diligence.
Companies need to understand the nature of employment practices liability insurance and how it applies to emerging trends in employment litigation.
Policyholders facing losses due to civil unrest should work diligently to identify potentially responsive insurance coverage.
Given that severe weather always has been a driver of property and casualty claims, it is no surprise that the insurance industry is carefully considering the impact of climate change.
Prudent measures to mitigate potential financial losses stemming from Ebola or other infectious disease outbreaks should include a review of existing insurance coverage.
Insurance policy arbitration clauses often contain conditions that stack the deck against policyholders in a dispute with their insurance companies.