How Employers Can Prevent Sexual Harassment In The Workplace

Since the Civil Rights Act was passed in 1964, employers across the nation have been called on to enforce policies against sexual harassment in the workplace. Sexual harassment can make employees uncomfortable at work and can lead to much more serious consequences for the company, such as decreased productivity and […] Read more »

Understand The “Time Element” In Property Insurance

Property insurance can be pretty straightforward, but few professionals have mastered the fine points of insuring against the loss of business income (and/or the addition of extra expenses) that occurs after direct damage to property. Many insurance practitioners agents/brokers, risk managers/commercial insurance buyers, claims adjusters  misunderstand how these programs are […] Read more »

Can You Analyze A Property-Casualty Insurance Policy?

Practicing attorneys may need to read and critique an insurance policy for a variety of reasons. In litigation, your client may wonder if his liability insurance will properly pay for defense costs and damages. A client might have suffered a loss and then encountered a reluctant claims adjuster: are the […] Read more »

Why Risk Management Is Important For Lawyers: Nuances of Disability, Liability, And Life Insurance

When people hear someone mention disability, liability, or life insurance their eyes often glaze over. “Enough about Insurance!” is usually the exasperated exclamation. As professionals and individuals we each assume significant financial risks. Whether or not we recognize or are aware of them, they are significant. If we choose not […] Read more »