Professional Liability Coverage for Real Estate Investors

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The latest update of the Downtown Denver Partnership’s development map highlights two important figures for anyone involved or just watching the commercial real estate scene. First, it shows that the area has seen 83 completed or under-construction projects since 2013. Secondly, the value of all these projects is more than $5 billion. Wow, right? Better… Read more »

HIPAA Audits Reveal Compliance Gaps

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The Department of Health and Human Services has been auditing healthcare entities and others to evaluate whether they’re in compliance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, or HIPAA. Typically, when federal health data privacy laws come up, the discussion is focused on a hospital or a medical group where a breach or violation… Read more »

Insurance for Mergers and Acquisitions that Backfire

AT&T and Time Warner. Sprint and T-Mobile. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Tribune Media. News of a proposed or completed corporate merger seems to be in the headlines on a regular basis nowadays. Indeed, M&A activity has been high in all sectors and has shown no sign of slowing down. But as any investor knows, not all… Read more »

Will D&O Insurance Cover Indictments in Theranos Case?

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Is there a lesson about what insurance does and doesn’t cover in the indictment of Elizabeth Holmes, the once high-flying founder of the lab-testing company Theranos? Of course there is. The background first, though. Holmes and the company’s former president, Ramesh Balwani, were indicted on June 15 for allegedly defrauding investors out of hundreds of… Read more »

Taking the Lead in Workplace Mental Health

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First it was fashion designer Kate Spade, then it was celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain, two widely admired figures whose deaths served as jarring reminders of the toll of suicide and mental health. Perhaps just as disturbing was a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report released just days after Spade’s death saying that suicide rates… Read more »