Insurance and Risk Management


Lessons Learned: Smart Landscaping
During intense wildfire activity in late-2017, the Wildfire Protection Unit witnessed the devastation firsthand while working tirelessly to protect their policyholders. They also came away from the
Safety Checklist: Hosting Social Events
USI Insurance Services
A host can be held liable for injuries caused to a third party if an intoxicated guest causes a car accident. If guests are injured on the premises due to hazardous conditions, the homeowner can be
Checklist for Overseas Travelers
USI Insurance Services
International travelers are vulnerable to a wide range of risks, including political unrest, natural disasters, and medical emergencies. The financial impact of these events on travelers can differ
Flood Preparedness: A Basic Checklist
USI Insurance Services
Every year, thousands of property owners and their families are affected by natural disasters such as flood, fire, earthquake, tornado, wildfires and windstorms. In 2015 alone, there were 10 weather
Asset Protection: Why Advanced Planning and Action Are Essential for Preserving Wealth
Freeborn & Peters LLP
Wealth may be structured to either protect assets or make them harder to reach by creditors. While fraudulent conveyance with respect to existing claims is an unavoidable risk, steps should be taken
Wildfire Preparedness: A Basic Checklist
USI Insurance Services
Knowing what to do and what not to do before, during, and after a wildfire can go a long way in protecting you, your family, and personal property from harm. To help prepare and protect yourself
Tips for a Safe Evacuation
The Ventura County Fire Department provides a set of checklists and guidelines to assist you in preparing for an evacuation. Following them will help protect you and your family.
Your Personal Wildland Fire Action Guide
The fire season is a year-round reality, and your fire department takes every precaution to help protect you and your property from wildland fire. However, in a major wildland fire event, there may
Transactional Risk 2017: Year in Review
Marsh USA
Strategic investors and private equity firms around the world turned to transactional risk insurance in record numbers in 2017 to reduce deal risk in a highly competitive mergers and acquisitions (M
Five Things to Consider if a Buyer is Financing the Purchase of Your Business
Koley Jessen P.C.
Transactions for the purchase and sale of businesses are rarely all cash deals. No matter the transaction structure, the use of financing to consummate the purchase creates a new dimension and layers