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08.02.17

Stock Throughput Policies: End-to-End Coverage for Your Product

WHAT IS A STOCK THROUGHPUT POLICY? In typical insurance programs, many manufacturers insure their buildings, machinery, equipment and warehoused inventory under a property insurance policy and also insure the shipment and transportation of their product under a marine cargo policy. With a Stock …

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07.28.17

Do You Have Telecommuting Protocols?

In an age when more and more positions require duties to be carried out almost exclusively on computers, and where the internet can instantly connect anyone anywhere, many employers, including us, are offering the option of telecommuting. Telecommuting allows …

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07.12.17

Traveling Abroad? Your Global Experts Got You Covered.

Traveling overseas can seem daunting. However, there are many resources you can use before and during a trip abroad to make your visit less stressful, whether you are traveling for work or for pleasure. Three important considerations when traveling …

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06.27.17

What If the Employer Mandate Is Repealed?

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires applicable large employers (ALEs) to offer affordable, minimum value health coverage to their full-time employees in order to avoid possible penalties. Because this employer mandate has been criticized as burdensome for employers and …

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06.07.17

PCORI Fees Due July 31, 2017

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires health insurance issuers and self-funded plans to pay Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute fees (PCORI fees). The fees are reported and paid annually using IRS Form 720 (Quarterly Federal Excise Tax Return). The PCORI …

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06.01.17

What Does Your Supply Chain Coverage *Really* Cover?

If your property insurance policy includes supply chain coverage, what does that really mean? Policy language isn’t standardized across all insurers. The depth and breadth of coverage within each policy varies. Insurers even disagree on what to call it; …

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05.23.17

Your Culture May Determine Whether an Employee Stays or Goes

Recent studies have revealed that employees highly value company culture in their decision to stay with—or leave—a company. Moreover, it is proven that employees who identify with and feel a sense of belonging to a company’s culture are happier, …

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05.11.17

Personal Risk: Will your D&O policy protect you from a compensation “claw-back” claim?

Did you know that under federal law, corporate executives may be required to pay back incentive-based compensation? Further, do you know how your directors and officers liability insurance (D&O) policy may respond to such loss? Background Section 304 of …

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05.05.17

Protecting Your Property with Policy Extensions

Details Matter in Insurance Before renewing your property insurance policy (or signing a new one), always ask your insurance broker for a policy-and-coverage review. The goal is to ensure that your coverage is responsive to known risks and that …

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