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[Live Webcast Nov. 3] Business Planning and Budgeting for your Cybersecurity Investment

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Join us on Wednesday, Nov. 3 at 10:00 a.m. EST, for a 30-minute webinar as Lacy Rex, Oswald’s Cyber Strategic Leader, provides guidance to properly budget for what you need to protect your business and secure insurance coverage. October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Check out “Insurance carriers scrutinize cybersecurity controls”…

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Quick Tips With Kyle Video Series: Active Assailant

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Check out Episode 4 of the Quick Tips with Kyle Video Series, “Active Assailant.”  

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Quick Tips With Kyle Video Series: Directors and Officers Insurance

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Check out Episode 3 of the Quick Tips with Kyle Video Series, “Directors and Officers Insurance.”  

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Quick Tips With Kyle Video Series: Captives

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Check out Episode 2 of the Quick Tips with Kyle Video Series, “Captives.”  

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Navigating Today’s Hard Aviation Insurance Market

Unlike commercial property & casualty markets that have numerous insurers, the aviation insurance market is highly specialized with far less insurers. Depending on the nature of a risk and the limits needed, multiple insurers may be required to insure 100 percent of a placement, or there may only be one…

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Rising Costs, Cyber Threats and Climate Concerns: How Your Construction Company Can Respond and Rebound From the Pandemic

The Covid-19 pandemic will likely be one of the costliest catastrophes the construction industry has ever faced. As a leading national practice in construction, Oswald has experienced the following firsthand: increases in material costs, workforce management and electronic bonding. Here are some lessons learned. Three Steps to Fight Inflation in the…

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Personal Risk Advisory: Six Tips to Help You After a Cyber Incident

Katie Burger

Cyber criminals have recently begun migrating their attacks from larger businesses and organizations to private wealth clients. With information like your Social Security Number and birthdate, scammers can file tax returns, steal from investment accounts, or rack up medical bills. Be careful to protect your ‘paths of least resistance’ which…

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Cyber Hygiene is Critical to Obtaining Cyber Liability Coverage

Lacy Rex

Increased cyber claims have necessitated the insurance carriers to scrutinize cybersecurity controls with an increasingly rigorous underwriting process. We are seeing premium increases 60 percent to 100+ percent. As insurance carriers focus on controls, cyber hygiene is crucial to securing cyber liability insurance coverage, and Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) is essential.…

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Why You Should Consider Product Recall Insurance for Your Agribusiness

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While rates for most insurance coverages—including property and casualty, cyber risk, and others—have increased over the last 12 to 18 months, rates for product recall coverages have actually dropped over the same period of time. Product recall coverage has traditionally been viewed as an ancillary item that many businesses in…

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Are Insurance Captives Right for Your Business?

Moira Lyon and Jonathan Sadlier

As you look at options for insurance, the thought of captives may sound intimidating. Captives are simply defined as insurance companies owned by the insured. Captives are a way for a business owner, either alone or with a small group of aligned businesses, to take on self-insured risk for issues…

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