Climate Change Is Heating Up D&O Liability
by Carol A.N. Zacharias
Directors and officers can be held liable for omissions and material misrepresentations in disclosures to stockholders regarding the effects of climate change on the corporation.
Corporate Responses to D&O Indemnification Following Schoon v. Troy
by Costa N. Kensington and Wendy Williamson
A recent Delaware court decision may have important effects on the rights of directors and officers to indemnification.
The Need for Cooperative Electronic Discovery in Mid-Size Cases
by William W. Belt, Jr., and Mark S. Yacano
Cooperation is one of the best ways to minimize electronic discovery risks, but it is one of the most difficult solutions to implement.
The Marriage of Workers Compensation and Employment Practices Liability Insurance in Maine
by Donald V. Hale and Allan M. Muir, Esq.
A unique product offering in Maine allows EPL insurance to be added as an endorsement to a workers compensation policy.
Financing Your Risk Program -- 2009
by David F. Brauer
Today, more than ever, finding the optimal risk-financing program is essential.
Forecasting Mesothelioma: Improvements in the Nicholson Methodology Are Better Predictors of the Recent Past
by Jessica B. Horewitz and Jorge Sirgo
The ability to accurately forecast asbestos-related liability is vitally important to some companies. Here is an improved method of forecasting.
Do You Want a Side Agreement to Go With That Insurance Policy?
by John G. Nevius
Buyer beware! Side agreements are not part of the insurance policy and may not be approved by state insurance authorities.
Cell Phone Liability for Employers
by James Noble and A.V. Riswadkar
As the use of cell phones proliferates, potential liability for employers escalates, as well. An effective cell phone usage policy can help in defense of a claim.
Enterprise Risk Management and the Betting Man
ISO on Enterprise Risk Management
by Kenneth R. Rado and Robert J. Schneider
Bayes' Theorem allows a company to refine a range of possible futures that ERM must take into consideration
How to Keep Tabs on Your Insurers
by David Collings and Barbara Sable
In these troubled times, it is wise to keep a close eye on your insurer's financial status.
Arson Law and Disorder
by Eugene Wollan, Esq.
A Northern "sharpshooter" encounters a Southern court -- to the bemusement of both.