SXSW Rumored To Not Have Insurance

South by Southwest (SXSW) the massive film, music and technology festival has been officially canceled amidst the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. This news is not entirely unexpected as conferences around the world continue to cancel in the wake of COVID-19. Unfortunately for SXSW organizers, numerous sources have since reported that the 10-day conference will not be […]

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Does Cyber-Risk Insurance Protect My Business From Iran?

The recent news regarding the relationship between Iran and the United States has been a major cause for concern amongst the U.S. populace. As a result of the heightened tensions, many businesses are concerned about an increase of cyber attacks. However, insurers are warning their customers that a cyber-risk insurance policy might not provide any […]

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Merck & Co. Demonstrate The Need For Proper Cyber Coverage

Merck & Co. was victimized by a cyber attack in 2017 that was so extreme, that it is estimated the damages exceeded $870 million. Naturally, the company turned to its insurers. The problem? Their insurers claimed that coverage did not apply to an act of war. War is not something the average American company finds […]

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German Museum Forgets To Insure $1 Billion Worth Of Jewels

In perhaps the most extreme example yet of why it’s important to insure your valuables, Germany’s Green Vault Museum recently learned that the $1 billion worth of jewels that were stolen from its collection were uninsured. The Green Vault Museum in Germany was robbed in mid-November. The thieves started a fire nearby to create a […]

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2020 Could Bring The Largest Commercial Insurance Price Hike In Years

Industry experts have issued stark warnings to North American commercial buyers about the coming years. Insurance broker Willis Towers Watson recently released their 2020 Insurance Marketplace Realities Report. This report brought a number of issues into sharp focus. It’s a sellers market that buyers are stuck square in the middle of. As a result, experts […]

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