Public vs. Private Company D&O Insurance Explained
We break down the differences between private vs. public D&O policies and discuss common claim scenarios.
What’s the right insurance for an ICO?
Uncertainty in the ICO space is leading entrepreneurs to wonder how they can protect themselves from risk. Can these companies get insurance for an ICO like they can for other parts of their business? (Spoiler alert: yes they can)
The need-to-know of startup D&O insurance
What is startup D&O insurance and why do I need it? Directors and officers make tough decisions every day. That’s why directors & officers insurance (D&O) protects them while doing their job. D&O insurance policies protect a company’s individual directors and officers from claims based on their decisions made while acting in his or her
D&O cheat sheet for venture backed companies
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Insurance for Bitcoin: 3 facts startups need to know
Bitcoin has been occupying the news but unless your only interest is today’s this minute’s price, there are still plenty of unanswered questions for startups. Jamie Dimon calls Bitcoin investors “stupid” and John McAfee says the price is going to $1 million by 2020. Meanwhile the grey area in-between is filled with noise. So we want to
Startup Risk Tips: Optimizing your Insurance Policies
Insurance should be seen as more of an investment than a cost, but given the busy and chaotic lives of Founders, it sometimes becomes a check-the-box activity. When utilized properly, companies can get value from their policies well beyond that generated by a “set it and forget it” approach. Here are a few tips to optimize your insurance
Pivoting? You should probably call your insurance broker
It’s been a tough year for retail. Just ask J.C. Penny, Macy’s or Target. As e-commerce continues to overtake retail (thanks Amazon), traditional retailers need to employ different strategies to satisfy customers. In other words, it’s time to start pivoting. Startups are all too familiar with pivoting, and many startups do so at least once. Sounds
Quick tips to get it right on a directors and officers insurance application
What info do I need to provide in the Directors and Officers insurance application process? So your startup company secured a round of funding. You are now required to have a Directors & Officers policy to protect your company and its executives from claims made against them. You think, “no problem, I’ll reach out to