A Securities Litigator’s Guide To D&O Insurance, Part I
October 13, 2010, 1:12 PM EDT
Law360, New York (October 13, 2010, 1:12 PM EDT) -- Success in the defense of a securities case may be only half the battle for a client. Counsel must take care to assure that the costs of defense and any settlement or judgment are paid by the client’s insurer. Directors and officers liability insurance policies (D&O policies) vary widely in terms of coverage and exclusions, and there are many issues to keep in mind in order to protect coverage.
This article is the first in a two-part series which highlights some basic considerations and important issues...