The Robins Kaplan Insurance Insight

The Insurance Insight newsletter delivers practical content to help you navigate the current challenges and latest developments in the insurance industry. This newsletter is curated by the women of Robins Kaplan with the goal of celebrating women in the profession and exploring topics of general interest in the insurance field. 

Vol. 3, No. 1

Spring 2020

In this edition of The Robins Kaplan Insurance Insight, we highlight some of the emerging insurance law issues of 2020. In light of recent events we have included an article from our own Christina Lincoln regarding COVID-19’s effects on D&O Insurance, as well as links to other COVID-19 content from colleagues across our eight national offices.

We thank you for your readership and hope you all stay healthy and safe during this challenging time.

In this issue: 

  • The Effect of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Directors and Officers (D&O) Insurance by Christina Lincoln
  • Ransomware Attack Results in Covered Physical Loss or Damage by Elizabeth Burnett
  • Debate Persists: The Controversial Restatement of the Law on Liability Insurance by Melissa D'Alelio
  • What if One of Us Did Start the Fire? The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Revisits the Issue of Innocent Coinsured Recovery by Michele Detherage
  • The Three C's of Surety Bond Underwriting and the Increasing Importance of Character by Meeghan Tirtasaputra
  • What Now? Addressing a Crisis of Complexity Resulting from a Hardening D&O Insurance Market by Christina Lincoln