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Directors and Officers Insurer Sued By FDIC Over Bank Failure
Posted on 27 Jan 2012 by Kevin M. LaCroix

By Kevin M. LaCroix, Esq., Executive Vice President, OakBridge Insurance Services In the FDIC's latest lawsuit filed in its role as receiver of a failed bank, the FDIC not only named as defendants nineteen former directors and officers of the... Read More

Directors' and Officers' Insurance and Its Role in Government Investigations
Posted on 31 Mar 2014 by LexisNexis Insurance Law Newsroom Staff

By Richard W. Westling and Mark M. Bell In Directors’ and Officers’ Insurance and Its Role in Government Investigations, authors Richard W. Westling and Mark M. Bell point out that the number, scope, and breadth of government investigations... Read More

Perkins Coie LLP on Avoiding Gaps in Insurance Coverage for Private-Equity-Placed Directors at Portfolio Companies
Posted on 17 Oct 2012 by Perkins Coie

By Michael T. Sharkey, Partner, Perkins Coie LLP Directors & Officers ("D&O") liability insurance policies purchased by private equity and venture capital firms frequently include "Outside Directorship" coverage, designed... Read More

D&O Insurance: Bank Directors' Notice of FDIC Failed Bank Suit Held Timely
Posted on 11 Feb 2013 by Kevin M. LaCroix

By Kevin M. LaCroix, Esq., Executive Vice President, OakBridge Insurance Services On February 5, 2013, in a detailed opinion exploring the nuances of a D&O policy's extended reporting period provisions, Western District of North Carolina... Read More