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D&O Survey Cites Regulatory Claims As A Top Concern

D&O Survey Cites Regulatory Claims As A Top ConcernShareholder and Employment-Related D&O Suits Also Top List

A survey of organizations on their Directors & Officers (D&O) insurance conducted by JLT Park indicates that regulatory claims are increasingly a top concern for corporations, alongside shareholder and employment-related suits. The companies that participated in the survey, which was taken between October 2013 and February 2014, include a broad array of industry segments, including manufacturing, insurance, financial services and energy and …

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Reviewing the Terms of a D&O Insurance Policy

Know the D&O Ins & Outs of What’s CoveredKnow the D&O Ins & Outs of What’s Covered

Directors & Officers (D&O) Liability insurance is needed for executives and board members of private, public and non-profit companies to protect against allegations of wrongful conduct. Claims can be brought against by company stakeholders such as owners, investors, lenders, employers and securities holders. Customers, consumer groups, competitors, business partners such as vendors and suppliers, and government enforcement/regulatory groups can also file …

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Directors and Officers Liability: Board Minutes Are An Important Litigation Tool

Directors and Officers Liability Board Minutes Are An Important Litigation ToolGoing Beyond Just Internal Recordkeeping with Your Board Minutes

Your company’s directors and officers are conscientious and reasonable, but in today’s litigious landscape, even they can be faced with a state or federal lawsuit.  As we discussed in one of our blogs last month, tighter regulation and federal oversight, emerging risks, and high-profile cases have put the spotlight squarely on the shoulders of directors and officers, resulting in increased litigation. …

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Increased Litigation, Tighter Regulation and Enforcement Affecting D&O Insurance Market

Increased Litigation, Tighter Regulation and Enforcement Affecting D&O Insurance MarketD&O Insurance Critical for All Businesses, Entities

A litigious environment, increased federal regulation and oversight, and several high-profile cases with far-reaching implications are impacting the Directors and Officers (D&O) Liability insurance market for small (up to $300 million) to mid-capitalized (between $300 million to $2 billion) businesses. Insurance underwriters are taking a stricter and more disciplined approach to evaluating risks and it’s projected that rates, which began to firm slightly …

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What is Directors and Officers Insurance

What is Directors & Officers Insurance

What is Directors and Officers Insurance?

Directors and Officers insurance (D&O) is designed to protect a company and its leadership (directors and officers and key executives) against the potential consequences of alleged wrongdoings, such as financial mismanagement, misappropriation of funds, and negligence. A directors and officers policy can pay legal fees, damages, agreed-upon settlements, and some civil penalties. Depending on the policy, you may also get help for investigative costs.…

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The Impact of LIBOR Scandal on D&O, E&O, and Fiduciary Liability

The Impact of LIBOR Scandal on D&O, E&O, and Fiduciary LiabilityThe Impact of LIBOR Scandal on D&O, E&O, and Fiduciary Liability

The LIBOR (London Interbank Offered Rate) scandal in which interests rates were manipulated could have far-reaching effects when it comes to directors and officers, errors and omissions, and fiduciary liability lawsuits. According to the Chicago Tribune, “some of the world’s largest insurers for corporate directors and officers could be on the hook for hundreds of millions of dollars …

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