29 09, 2022

How Broad Is Your Side A DIC D&O

By |2022-09-28T09:36:34-05:00September 29, 2022|@PLUS, D&O|0 Comments

A typical public company D&O insurance structure generally includes a combination of full D&O insurance along with a Side A DIC (difference in condition) cap. In contrast to the underlying public D&O policy which provides coverage for the company’s balance sheet, Side A DIC D&O policies provide broader coverage solely for non-indemnifiable claims against insured persons. One of their main allures is the ability to fill coverage gaps of the underlying policies. But not all Side A DIC policies are created equal. Corporate officers (and their brokers) need to perform the same level of due diligence when reviewing and negotiating [...]

12 01, 2016

Where in the World are the D&O Claims?

By |2016-01-11T15:36:19-06:00January 12, 2016|D&O, International Conference|0 Comments

From the 2015 PLUS Conference session “Where in the World are the (D&O) Claims?,” moderator Jennifer O'Neill (Allianz Global & Corporate Specialty) and panelist Stephen Shepherd (Zurich Insurance Company) discuss D&O trends in U.K., including a discussion of a topic that they predict could lead to more D&O claims and greater demand for Side A cover. In early February the focus of the D&O world will be the PLUS D&O Symposium in Manhattan. If D&O insurance issues are important to you then don’t miss the industry event of the year – there's still time to register! PLUS members can view [...]

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