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  • Singapore, Again. (Finally.) 28 September, 2022
    The D&O Diary is on assignment in Asia this week, with the first stop on the itinerary in the equatorial city state of Singapore. It was great to finally be back in Singapore after a three-year pandemic-caused hiatus. It was also great to see this dynamic attractive city again and to enjoy its many colorful... […]
  • The “What to Watch” Podcast 22 September, 2022
    I hope many readers saw and read my recent post “What to Watch in the World of D&O.”  A few days ago I recorded a podcast as part of the Rising Edge Ltd’s podcast series in which I discuss several of the themes raised in the “What to Watch” post. In the podcast recording, I... […]
  • Updated DOJ Corporate Enforcement Policies Emphasize Individual Accountability 21 September, 2022
    In a September 15, 2022 speech, Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco announced new Department of Justice guidelines for prosecutors to use when assessing corporate criminality. Although the new guidelines address several issues, the primary focus of the guidelines is on individual accountability. Monaco emphasized at the outset of her speech that “the Department’s number one... […]
  • Will Corporate and Securities Litigation Follow SEC Adoption of Climate Disclosure Guidelines? 20 September, 2022
    As I discussed at the time (here), in March 2022, the SEC published proposed climate-related disclosure guidelines. The agency’s proposal is now in the public comment period, and it remains to be seen in what form the guidelines will be put into effect. However, it seems probable that that the guidelines will be implemented in... […]
  • Capital One Data Breach-Related Securities Suit Dismissed 19 September, 2022
    Readers of this blog know that in recent years, plaintiffs’ lawyers have filed a number of D&O lawsuits against companies that experience cybersecurity-related incidents. Overall, the plaintiffs’ track record on these cases is at best mixed, and a number of high-profile cases have been dismissed. In the latest example of the dismissal of a cybersecurity-related... […]

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  • Jessica Waters 27 April, 2022
    Areas of Expertise: Climate Change/Risk, Natural Hazards, Loss Prevention, Loss Mitigation
  • Kevin S. Ingram 4 August, 2021
    Areas of Expertise: CFO Issues, Finance, Risk Management, Analytics, Business Process Improvement
  • Wade Chmielinski 15 June, 2021
    Areas of Expertise: Cyber Security, Cyber Hazards, Cyber Risk, Cyber Defense, Industrial Control Systems, Physical Security
  • Sanjay Chawla 9 January, 2020
    Areas of Expertise: Investment Strategy, Investment Trends, Pension Assets, Asset Allocation, Global Markets
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    Areas of Expertise: Diversity and Inclusion, Human Resources, Talent Management, Executive Recruiting


  • A plain English overview of contractors insurance 28 September, 2022
    From small builder to plumbers through to large building firms there are an increasing number of contractors needing insurance often due to the fact that building firms now take on contractors rather than employees. These contractors need professional guidance on their insurance needs and this presentation will outline the main factors to be taken into […]
  • Setting correct property, stock and contents sums insured in a high inflation world. 28 September, 2022
    It is estimated that at least 80% of policies have incorrect sums insured! This presentation looks at the major issue of under insurance in the UK property market and how to help your clients avoid the under-insurance trap. Under insurance has been made considerably worse now that we are seeing UK inflation go into double […]
  • IF1 Bitesize a three hour overview 28 September, 2022
    The course will look at the best exam techniques to use to pass IF1. We will explore: • The different types of risk, • The U.K. market place • The six insurance principles of insurable interest, duty not to misrepresent/ fair presentation of risk, indemnity, proximate cause, subrogation and contribution • The legal and regulatory […]
  • Nick Thomas & Associates - Demystifying Alternative Risk Transfer webinar 28 September, 2022
    Our October webinar, presented by Nick Thomas & Associates, is at midday on Wednesday 19 October 2022.Wed 19 Oct. 2022 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
  • Webinar - Consumer Duty and the impact on claims handling 28 September, 2022
    Lunchtime webinar with Nick Thomas of Nick Thomas Associates. Consumer Duty and the impact on claims handling The FCA is determined to establish a consistent level for customer experiences and create better customer outcomes. The new rules come into force on the 31 July 2022 and will be fully implemented by the 30 April 2023. […]