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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Vermont Licenses 17 New Captives

    Vermont licensed 17 new captive insurance companies in the first six months of the year as companies take advantage of the soft insurance market to prepare for a time when prices in the traditional market rise, officials said. The six-month tally was three more than in the year-ago period, the...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Imagining The Unimaginable Risks Of Being A Director Or Officer

    The Great Recession is resulting in increasing governmental regulation piled on top of an already vast array of corporate legal responsibilities. At the same time, Department of Justice charging standards have evolved to the point that corporations that in good faith seek to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley and similar duties no...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Risking Foreign (Corrupt) Practices

    The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) has been on the books for decades, but these days it is provoking much more virile enforcement from the Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice. According to experts, the DOJ's Deputy Fraud Chief Mark Mendelsohn is enforcing the act much...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Compensating D&O Insureds For Bonus Battles?

    Populist outrage over the compensation paid to senior executives - particularly bankers and Wall Street CEOs - is creating an environment ripe for litigation. At least one lawsuit has been filed so far this year against Goldman Sachs and a lawsuit against Citigroup filed in late 2008 is working its...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    D&O Pricing: A Continuing Tale Of Two Segments

    The majority of buyers in the market for Directors' and Officers' (D&O) liability insurance can look forward to soft pricing in 2010 compared with 2009, according to a pair of new reports. There remains an exception, however. Buyers in the market for D&O coverage at large financial institutions are going...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Take Precautions To Manage Risk During Construction Projects

    The current state of the financial markets, many hotel owners and the operators have significantly scaled back their planned hotel development and renovation projects, or even they canceled some ongoing projects. However, some owners and operators are realizing the benefits of, or necessity for, undertaking renovations in this competitive market....

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Strategies For The Turbulent D&O Market

    Do not treat the D&O insurance product as a commodity. Price is always a factor, but coverage is far more important. Crafting language takes effort and usually costs money. No one likes to pay for insurance policies, but then again, they are often the first contracts we look to when...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Risk Management: The Current Financial Crisis, Lessons Learned And Future Implications

    The current financial crisis presents a case study of a "Financial tsunami" (as former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan recently called it) on what can go wrong. Its ramifications are far-reaching and the lessons learned will be embedded in risk management practices for years to come. As one of the...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Imagining The Unimaginable Risks Of Being A Director Or Officer

    The Great Recession is resulting in increasing governmental regulation piled on top of an already vast array of corporate legal responsibilities. At the same time, Department of Justice charging standards have evolved to the point that corporations that in good faith seek to comply with Sarbanes-Oxley and similar duties no...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Risking Foreign (Corrupt) Practices

    The Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) has been on the books for decades, but these days it is provoking much more virile enforcement from the Securities and Exchange Commission and the U.S. Department of Justice. According to experts, the DOJ's Deputy Fraud Chief Mark Mendelsohn is enforcing the act much...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Vermont Licenses 17 New Captives

    Vermont licensed 17 new captive insurance companies in the first six months of the year as companies take advantage of the soft insurance market to prepare for a time when prices in the traditional market rise, officials said. The six-month tally was three more than in the year-ago period, the...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    D&O Pricing: A Continuing Tale Of Two Segments

    The majority of buyers in the market for Directors' and Officers' (D&O) liability insurance can look forward to soft pricing in 2010 compared with 2009, according to a pair of new reports. There remains an exception, however. Buyers in the market for D&O coverage at large financial institutions are going...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Compensating D&O Insureds For Bonus Battles?

    Populist outrage over the compensation paid to senior executives - particularly bankers and Wall Street CEOs - is creating an environment ripe for litigation. At least one lawsuit has been filed so far this year against Goldman Sachs and a lawsuit against Citigroup filed in late 2008 is working its...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Dec 2008

    Risk Management: The Current Financial Crisis, Lessons Learned And Future Implications

    The current financial crisis presents a case study of a "Financial tsunami" (as former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan recently called it) on what can go wrong. Its ramifications are far-reaching and the lessons learned will be embedded in risk management practices for years to come. As one of the...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Strategies For The Turbulent D&O Market

    Do not treat the D&O insurance product as a commodity. Price is always a factor, but coverage is far more important. Crafting language takes effort and usually costs money. No one likes to pay for insurance policies, but then again, they are often the first contracts we look to when...

    Provided By LRP Publications

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Take Precautions To Manage Risk During Construction Projects

    The current state of the financial markets, many hotel owners and the operators have significantly scaled back their planned hotel development and renovation projects, or even they canceled some ongoing projects. However, some owners and operators are realizing the benefits of, or necessity for, undertaking renovations in this competitive market....

    Provided By LRP Publications