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Understanding Your Employment Practices Liability Coverage to Decrease Risk in the Workplace

Mary Fessler

Employment practice lawsuits can prove to be damaging financially and to a business’s reputation, no matter the size. According to the EEOC, there have been a record number of filings in 2017 and the average cost of employment practice claims has increased dramatically over the past ten years, with claims…

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Understanding Important Exclusions in Directors and Officers Liability Insurance

Mary Fessler

Many Directors and Officers of private companies and non-profit organizations understand the importance of D&O insurance to protect their personal assets, as well as the entity’s balance sheet. Yet, many fail to take the time to understand important exclusions that are embedded in the policy.   One such exclusion: professional…

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The Right Direction: Understand the Roles, Responsibilities and Liabilities of Board Participation

Mary Fessler

Accepting the invitation to join a board of directors for a non-profit organization can be a great honor, but the role also carries many responsibilities.   Before you agree to accept a board seat, be sure that you understand the roles, risks and responsibilities involved.   1.) What are the expectations of…

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