New Appleman On Insurance Law Library Edition Released

Volume 1 of the New Appleman on Insurance Law, Library Edition , Essentials of Insurance Law was released in print Oct. 23. The Library Edition identifies the leading court decisions on settled questions of law, cites illustrative cases when examples are needed to explain the law, identifies...

Excess Insurance and Umbrella Coverage – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 24

By Douglas R. Richmond, Senior Vice President, Aon Risk Services Businesses and individuals seeking liability protection have varying insurance coverage needs. One concern is the amount of coverage required to shield against potential losses. Some insureds may see the breadth of coverage as a concern...

Errors and Omissions Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 25

By Paul S. White and Richard L. Neumeier Traditionally, professional liability insurance has been available to protect professionals such as lawyers, doctors, accountants, and architects against claims of “errors and omissions” in the rendering of professional services through the purchase...

Directors and Officers Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 26

Dan A. Bailey and Timothy W. Burns This chapter begins by discussing the enormous success of directors and officers ("D&O") insurance in protecting the personal assets of directors and officers and particularly outside corporate directors. As Section 26.01 explains, despite thousands...

Environmental Insurance – New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 27

By Robyn L. Anderson, Kimberly K. Winter, Jessica E. Merrigan, and Carly D. Duvall, Lathrop & Gage LLP With climate change, weather-related catastrophes, energy shortfalls, and a historically large oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, it is no surprise that businesses and individuals are rapidly...

Cyber-Risk Insurance - New Appleman on Insurance Law Library Edition, Chapter 29

By Bert Wells, Rukesh Korde, Pamela Carter, Franciska Coleman This chapter identifies and discusses many key issues affecting insurance coverage for losses that arise in the context of e-commerce and other business and operations conducted by means of information technology, termed "cyber-commerce"...