The “Dos” &”Don’ts” of Buying Startup Company Insurance

September 25, 2014By Carl NiedbalaCyber Liability, Directors & Officers, Employment Practices Liability, Errors & Omissions Insurance, Featured, General Liability, Worker's Compensation No Comments

Buying startup company insurance can be a daunting task.  The insurance market is fragmented and there are no shortage of products out there.  The industry is not exactly the tech savvy either and many brokers still employ items as archaic as fax machines in their practices.  Just finding where to start can be a hassle! … Read More

Insurance for Internet of Things Companies

September 5, 2014By Carl NiedbalaCyber Liability, Directors & Officers, Errors & Omissions Insurance, Featured, General Liability No Comments

Insurance for Internet of Things Companies — what you need to know The Internet of Things space is exploding right now and shows no signs of slowing down.  In fact, some sources estimate that there will be 200 billion connected devices on the planet by 2020.  The current global market size is estimated at $4.9 … Read More

Announcing Disability and Ancillary Benefits Coverage

April 22, 2014By Carl NiedbalaEmployee Health and Benefits, Featured, Founder Shield No Comments

  Founder Shield is happy to announce that we now offer a full suite of Disability and Ancillary Benefits insurance!  Here’s the high-level overview on both: Disability Insurance Disability insurance is usually required for all companies with employees.  It’s just like Workers Comp insurance…you need it!  Disability insurance covers your employees when their unable to … Read More

Startups + Weed + ? = Profit

April 10, 2014By Carl NiedbalaFeatured, News No Comments

  It’s no secret that marijuana is going mainstream in America.  The size of the illegal drug market in the US is estimated at anywhere between $200 and $700 billion.   The legal marijuna trade has already cracked into that number with an estimated market of $1.43 Billion in 2013 and projections hitting $2.34 billion … Read More