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Employment practices liability insurance: a primer

In the mid-1990s, standard general liability policies began excluding coverage for employment risks. Since that change, insurance specifically for employment-related liability has been a standard component of corporate insurance portfolios. 

Although some businesses elect not to shift employment risks to an insurer, many purchase employment practices liability (EPL) coverage to protect the company, its executive team, and other employees from lawsuits filed by employees, former employees, and applicants asserting employment claims.


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Warning, Plan Sponsors :: Fiduciary Liability Policies May Not Cover All ERISA Liability

Companies purchase fiduciary liability policies to mitigate against financial loss, including potentially significant defense costs, in the event of litigation alleging violations of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (“ERISA”).  A recent New York Court of Appeals case illustrates common—but often unanticipated—limitations on the scope of coverage under many fiduciary liability policies.  Federal Ins. Co. v. IBM Corp., 2012 N.Y. LEXIS 311 (N.Y. Feb. 21, 201 ......

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