18 11, 2022

Industry Supports PLUS Conference and a Great Time is Had by All

By |2022-11-18T11:22:42-06:00November 18, 2022|@PLUS, International Conference, Uncategorized|0 Comments

PLUS, the Professional Liability Underwriting Society, held its 35th Annual Conference last week in San Diego with three amazing days of education, networking, business development and entertainment. “You could feel the buzz,” said PLUS CEO Robbie Thompson. “People were incredibly excited to be together with their industry peers and friends, and it felt like the first real post-pandemic event.” For many, it was their first PLUS event: 46% were first-time attendees, including a record number of young professionals. Additionally, PLUS recognized 19 past presidents. “It was great to see so many young professionals and new attendees joining industry veterans in [...]

12 09, 2022

What to Think About When Deciding on Legal Malpractice Insurance

By |2022-09-09T14:14:17-05:00September 12, 2022|@PLUS, Lawyers Professional, PL Insurance, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Is Lawyers’ Professional Liability Insurance Needed? Lawyers’ Professional Liability (also known as “LPL”) insurance is the more formal name for legal malpractice insurance.  While states vary on what requirements they have for disclosure of LPL insurance, currently only Oregon mandates LPL insurance.  Even if not mandated, the prevalence of legal malpractice cases makes it necessary.  The American Bar Association has reported that in any given year, attorneys have a 4 to 17 percentage chance of being sued and that four out of five attorneys will be sued during their careers.  Defense costs for these matters generally exceed $50,000, and can [...]

8 09, 2022

A Day in the Life Series: Ann Fiala, Risk Consultant

By |2022-09-08T08:52:14-05:00September 8, 2022|FuturePLUS, General Risk Management, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A Day in the Life Series, brought to you by FuturePLUS, dives into different roles in the Professional Liability industry to give readers an idea of what a typical day for the role looks like. This edition of A Day In The Life provides a glimpse into what the typical day looks like for a Risk Consultant. Ann Fiala from Coverys has generously volunteered to enlighten our audience with her insights. In this edition we will discuss Ann’s background, the skills that ensure success as a risk consultant and morning routines. Risk Consultants work with assigned clients to assist them in identifying [...]

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