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The Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) was founded in 1986 by industry professionals who recognized the need for a forum for individuals involved in the field of professional liability. The Society is a non-profit organization with membership open to persons interested in the promotion and development of the professional liability industry. Membership consists of over 6,500 individuals, representing over 1,000 companies active in the many fields of professional liability. PLUS currently receives the support of more than 200 companies through corporate membership. PLUS is recognized as the primary source of professional liability educational programs and seminars, assistance to its members to help serve clients, and information regarding professional liability. The Society is continually seeking new means to fulfill its mission statement and better serve its members.

Southern Cal Chapter Volunteers at Golden Heart Ranch

On July 21, eighteen members of the Southern California PLUS Chapter volunteered at The Golden Heart Ranch in Agoura Hills, California.  The Golden Heart Ranch provides adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities opportunities to reach their fullest potential and enjoy a satisfying life.

The Golden Heart Ranch is still in its beginning stages; however, it is working toward its goal of being a fully operational ranch with a vegetable garden, residential facilities, animals, an amphitheater and an art center. PLUS members assisted with painting the art center, building a creek and electrical work.  It was a fulfilling day for all who participated in assisting a very worthwhile cause achieve its goals.

Southeast Chapter Networks, Supports Cure Childhood Cancer

The PLUS Southeast Chapter hosted a Brews & BBQ Future PLUS networking social. Over 100 young professionals enjoyed networking, beer tasting and brewery tours at SweetWater Brewery on July 14th.

As part of the event the PLUS Foundation and the Southeast Chapter presented a check for $2,500 to the chapter’s 2016 Chapter Charity grant recipient, Cure Childhood Cancer. The organization is dedicated to conquering childhood cancer through funding targeted research and by supporting patients and their families.

Cyber Underwriting Challenges

From the 2016 PLUS Professional Risk Symposium session “Business Espionage: A Minefield of PLI Exposures,” David Cutter (Troutman Sanders) and Elissa Doroff (XL Catlin) discuss underwriting considerations for enterprise-wide cyber risk.

For the very latest on professional liability trends and issues don’t miss the next PLUS Symposium… the 2016 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium on September 27 in New York City. This event sold out last year, so don’t get left out… register today and claim your seat!

PLUS members can view this entire session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.