agents E&O

The Expansion of Liability to Third Parties — Common Sense? Or Scary Trend?

Timing being everything, as it usually is, our last two posts dealt with issues arising from an insured’s commitments under contract and the insurance that endeavors to support those commitments.  Those topics cannot be discussed without also touching on an insurance agent’s duty to provide the coverages that purport to fulfill those requirements. Gazing into my […]

Agents and Boards

Many agents serve on boards of directors, frequently non-profit, sometimes for-profit, and end up writing the entity’s insurance.  From a D&O perspective, this creates an inherent conflict of interest, and from an Agents E&O perspective, often creates an uncovered cause of loss, should a claim arise. I think most agents who write insurance under these […]

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