Continuing the Conversation - Key Takeaways for Public Companies Facing D&O Insurance Renewal

The D&O insurance market is the toughest we have seen in more than two decades. Companies are seeing bigger increases than they have ever experienced due to a combination of factors such as increasing median settlements, rising securities litigation rates, a concentration of primary and low-attachment layers among only a handful of carriers, and court decisions such as the U.S. Supreme Court’s 2018 ruling in Cyan. We discuss the reasons and suggested responses companies can take in more detail during our recent Coffee & Conversations installment located here.