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Category Archives: Insurance Recovery

Since 2009, enforcement of FCPA actions has significantly increased.  The Department of Justice has convicted over 50 individuals, and companies have paid approximately $3 billion in fines and penalties.  Government contractors are a prime target for FCPA actions given their … Continue reading

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TAGS:    FCPA, insurance coverage, insurance recovery, Strategic risk management

Insurers increasingly are using law firms rather than traditional in-house personnel as claim handlers, particularly on major claims by business insureds. Insureds are negatively impacted in two significant ways.

First, law firms tend to be very aggressive about denying coverage … Continue reading

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TAGS:    attorney-client privilege, claims handling, law firms for claims handling

In May, I posted a blog article regarding the burgeoning use of commercial drones and potential liability associated with state enacted privacy legislation.  The popularity of that post, coupled with my interest in both drones and insurance, lead me to … Continue reading

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TAGS:    drone crash damage, drone liability issues, potential drone liability issues

Companies facing liability for possible violations of privacy protection statutes are continuing to look to their traditional commercial general liability policies (“CGL”) for coverage.  But, as Redbox recently discovered, coverage for privacy issues remains a case-by-case question.  In its recent … Continue reading

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