As the U.S. presidential race now kicks into high gear, the average minds behind Fall Through the Cracks Friday bring you a great video from Ted on the power of words - or more aptly the importance of words in politics and how the meaning of those words can change over time. Enjoy the video, and have a great weekend.
Are you planning to attend the PLUS Northern California Chapter Mustache Contest and Networking Reception? Don't shave this for later - register now. Wath the Video : PLUS Northern California Moustache Contest - 9.13.2012 by: Emy_Donavan
From the PLUS Journal article “The Insurance Broker’s Duties and Potential Liabilities in the Insurance Coverage Dispute” (December 2011) by Michael J. Cawley. Broker as Agent of the Insured The broker is most commonly the "agent" of the insured, in the principal/agent sense, and it is within this relationship that most claims arise against the broker. A broker can be sued under several theories, including breach of contract, fraud or misrepresentation; but the two most common assertions are common law negligence and breach of fiduciary duty. Negligence. Most courts start "from the basis that insurance agents have a duty to exercise [...]