Directors and Officers Liability: Prevention, Insurance and Indemnification

This book examines such topics as: the risks officers and directors face; derivative and class actions; and when a corporation is required—or allowed—to provide indemnification.
Publisher: ALM
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ISBN: 9781588522818
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​With liability often looming just over the horizon, corporate directors and officers rely on liability insurance and indemnification for peace of mind. Finally, there is a book that spells out in detail how these protections really work—and how they differ.

Directors and Officers Liability: Prevention, Insurance and Indemnification examines such topics as: the risks officers and directors face; derivative and class actions; when insurance is available; and when a corporation is required—or allowed—to provide indemnification. The authors have included comprehensive coverage of indemnification agreements and liability insurance policies, with point-by-point analysis of provisions, procedures, exceptions and gray areas.

Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Duties of Directors and Officers

Chapter 2: Derivative Litigation

Chapter 3: Class Action Litigation

Chapter 4: Other Liabilities of Directors and Officers

Chapter 5: Indemnification of Directors and Officers

Chapter 6: Overview of Directors and Officers Liability Insurance

Chapter 7: Rules of Policy Interpretation and Construction

Chapter 8: Exclusions in D&O Policies

Chapter 9: Claims Submission and Handling Under D&O Policies

Chapter 10: Litigation and Settlement Considerations