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Guest Post: Sexual Misconduct Claims: How Charitable is Your D&O Policy?

Mark Sutton Karen Boto Among other things, the media clamor about claims of sexual misconduct involving high profile politicians and business executives has in some instances led to D&O claims, as I recently noted. In the following guest post, Mark … Continue reading

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Vista Drilling Programs Investors Solicited by Brokers May Have Arbitration Claims

Investors in various oil drilling programs offered by Vista Resources, Inc. (“Vista”), may be able to recover losses sustained on their investment through arbitration before FINRA, in the event that the investment was recommended by a financial advisor who lacked … Continue reading

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The Question of Allocation in Contribution Claims Between Insurers

Often a number of insurers are involved in claims that concern damage that takes place over several years such as environmental damage claims.  Oregon law allows claims for contribution by non-settling insurers against settling insurers under certain circumstances, Certain Underwriters … Continue reading

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$1 Billion Settlement for Wells Fargo Related to Risk Management Claims

On Friday, April 20, 2018, regulators announced a $1 billion fine against Wells Fargo over claims of misconduct and poor oversight in the auto lending and mortgage lending channels of Wells Fargo’s business. This $1 billion settlement with the Consumer … Continue reading

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FTC Sends Warning Letters to Companies Over Warranty Claims

Earlier this week, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) sent warning letters to six (6) major companies that market and sell automobiles, cellular devices, and video gaming systems. The FTC indicated that it has concerns about the companies’ statements that consumers … Continue reading

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