Abbreviating Dates on Contracts

Abbreviating Dates on Contracts

Social media and even major news sources have been running stories since the beginning of 2020 warning people not to abbreviate the year on legal documents. A date written as 1/15/20 could easily be modified by adding a couple of digits: 1/15/2018, essentially...
Errors and Omissions Insurance for General Contractors

Errors and Omissions Insurance for General Contractors

Errors and omissions (E&O) insurance protects professionals from mistakes in contracts, including items that were left out of the contract. When these items are discovered after the contract has been signed, it can result in a costly lawsuit. E&O insurance...
10 Tips for Safe Holiday Parties

10 Tips for Safe Holiday Parties

It’s that time of year again when we all reflect on the year past and plan holiday parties to thank all staff members for their hard work. Hosting a company party can create liability situations, however, so we thought we’d share 10 Tips from the the...
Overcoming the Lack of Loyalty

Overcoming the Lack of Loyalty

Today’s insurance clientele are much less loyal than in the past. Technology, increased competition, and the expansion of the types of risks and exposures that need insured all play a factor into this shift away from partnership and more toward transactions....
Performance Bond Issues

Performance Bond Issues

Most construction contracts for major projects and almost all contracts with public entities will require performance bonds and payment bonds.Most design professionals are not structured financially to have the necessary financial assets to induce a Surety Company to...
Selecting the Right Professional Liability Broker

Selecting the Right Professional Liability Broker

As a wholesale broker specializing in nothing but insurance for design professionals, we couldn’t agree more with the below blog article from a/e ProNet.  Our staff has decades of experience working with underwriters in this arena, sometimes with the same...