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Turning Brownfields Green, without Going in the Red

Before the post-World War II suburban exodus, cities were where people lived and worked. Today, an explosion of interest in…

How Do You Determine Your Limits—and Whether or Not They’re Enough?

With substantial wealth comes some unique challenges-lawsuits, for instance. The unfortunate fact that we live in a litigious society has…

Physician, Cover Thyself

Why every doctor needs a personal umbrella policy With career success comes more wealth and some unique challenges— like lawsuits.…

Insurance & Independent Contractors—Proceed with Caution!

Since the advent of the Internet, today’s generation of buyers desires immediate gratification when it comes to their purchases. Companies…

Cyber Why Do We Need It?

Today, thanks to mobile broadband, we all have more data at our fingertips than we did even 15 years ago.…

Wine Country Fire Fallout

I recently had dinner with Latife Hayson, the top realtor in Napa Valley specializing in luxury homes, wineries and vineyards.…

Ransomware – Payment is only the first cost

So far this year, ransomware attacks have topped the list of cyber-incidents plaguing organizations. In these attacks, hackers break into…

Tax Credit Housing, a Good Investment?

If you’re a real estate investor looking for tax breaks investing in affordable housing, Tax Credit Housing may be the…

University Research Suffers Losses During Shutdowns

The partial government shutdown – now the longest in U.S. history – has both immediate and long-term consequences for universities…

A New Normal for Personal Insurance in Northern California

The personal insurance industry has changed significantly during the past six months and the changes continue to unfold daily. To…

Medicare for All – The Future of Healthcare or Political Hype?

The term “Medicare for all” has gained a unique prominence in the current public discourse, but whether it’s a feasible…

Don’t Let a Lenient EPA Increase Your Risk

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) inspected fewer industrial facilities in 2018 than in any other year over the past decade.…

Will Old Policies Protect Your School As Abuse Reporting Limits Extend?

On February 14th of this year, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law the NY Child Victims Act, which…

Filmmaking Risks in the Age of Climate Change

For filmmakers and their investors, extreme weather events can turn a potential blockbuster into a money pit. Severe conditions can…

Entertainment Risks of the 21st Century: Politics & Terrorism

Films and episodic productions shoot all over the globe, and so they face several emerging and fast-growing risks that become…

California Law Shakes up Gig Economy

On September 18, California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) into law, making California the first state to…

Part 3: Threats, Trends & Policies That Shaped Insurance Markets in 2019

This is part three of a three-part blog series in which we share the highlights of the insurance industry in…

Nondelegation Doctrine: Environmental Catastrophe or Business as Usual?

Anyone who’s paid attention to what’s happening in the Supreme Court in the last six months has probably caught on…

Entertainment Insurance Market Hardens from Coronavirus

COVID-19 has had an immediate impact on the entertainment industry and is causing a rapid change of its insurance market.…

Securing the Remote Workforce in the Wake of the COVID-19 Global Health Crisis

As anticipated at the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic the industry has seen a significant uptick in cyber fraud in…

Showtime? How the PRIA bill could help re-start US media production

The current ‘‘Pandemic Risk Insurance Act of 2020,’’ or PRIA Bill circulating in the U.S. House of Representatives today proposes…

Crossing the Threshold: 3PL’s Top White‐Glove Delivery Exposures

Home delivery is moving faster than ever. A trend sweeping both e‐commerce and traditional retailers alike goes beyond the simple…

Cybersecurity Exclusions in a Hardening Insurance Market

Back in February, when the DOJ announced that the Chinese government was behind two of the largest data security breaches…

The Ripple Effects of a Ransomware Attack

Ransomware attacks are on the rise, and the potential business interruption and remediation costs can be astronomical. Companies often find…