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What do record number of insolvencies mean for D&O insurers?

United Kingdom - March 29 2022 Company insolvencies have recently hit a record high and are on an upward trend in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic. This means that we are…

Matthew Butler

The Rating (Coronavirus) and Director Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Bill - what is it and what does it mean for directors?

United Kingdom - October 15 2021 A new Bill is making its way through Parliament which, if enacted, will allow former company directors to be disqualified, even after the company in…

Matthew Butler

State of Qatar v Banque Havilland: Litigation privilege - the “dominant purpose” test revisited

United Kingdom - October 15 2021 The doctrine of litigation privilege exists to protect sensitive documents that are prepared in the contemplation of litigation from being disclosed…

Louise Craske

Employment Practices Liability insurance - the impact of Covid 19

United Kingdom - May 4 2021 Employment Practices Liability (“EPL”) is a valuable extension of cover under D&O polices which provide an indemnity to the insured company for some…

Louise Bloomfield, Louise Craske

How will Covid-19 impact D&O claims?

United Kingdom - May 4 2021 The economic uncertainty for companies caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has placed a heavy burden on directors. That burden of responsibility is set…

Marcus Campbell, Louise Craske