Tag Archives: D&ampO

What to Watch Now in the World of D&O

Every year just after Labor Day, I take a step back and survey the most important current trends and developments in the world of Directors’ and Officers’ liability and D&O insurance. This year’s survey is set out below. Once again, … Continue reading

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Yet Another D&O Claim Arising out of Revelations of Sexual Misconduct

As I have noted in recent posts, the #MeToo movement has led to a number of D&O lawsuits as the accountability process has led not only to claims against the wrongdoers but also against the wrongdoers’ company and other company … Continue reading

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What to Talk About When You Talk About D&O Insurance

Perhaps because of my many years in the D&O insurance business, I am frequently approached by younger insurance agency and insurance brokerage professionals who are thinking about trying to concentrate on D&O insurance as product specialty. I generally encourage this … Continue reading

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Another D&O Lawsuit Arising from Sexual Misconduct Allegations

In the latest example of a D&O lawsuit arising in the wake of allegations against a corporate executive of sexual misconduct, a shareholder has filed a securities class action lawsuit against National Beverage Corp. and certain of its executives following … Continue reading

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Fifth Circuit Reverses Dismissal of Data Breach Coverage Suit Against D&O Insurer

In a recent case in the Fifth Circuit, a retail merchant sought to establish that its D&O insurer was required to provide a defense to a data breach-related claim that had been brought against the merchant. The appellate court held … Continue reading

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