Directors’ Liability

Greg Shields was happy to respond to the request for a second article by the Canadian Society of Physician Executives (CSPE) Newsletter (www.cspexecs.com). With their permission we have re-published it here. Directors’ Liability By Greg ShieldsAll good things come with risk and reward. Company director is a vital role. Our organizations, w...
Posted: 3/10/2011 12:00:00 AM by Global Administrator

Directors’ and Officers’ Indemnification

Many D’s & O’s, (trustee, advisory board members, committee members, etc.) make the assumption they will be indemnified in the event of a lawsuit, and some rely entirely on the protection under statute, or their corporate bylaws. Indemnification language can be found in the OBCA, CBCA, other legislation or specific Acts (eg. Insu...
Posted: 10/26/2010 12:00:00 AM by Global Administrator

Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance (D&O) How Much is Enough?

This is a great question but, unfortunately, it is not an easy answer.  So my advice is to start (or more likely, keep)  the ball rolling. Insurance quotes are free (with the exception of Representations and Warranties Insurance and some products that border on financial guarantees, but I could at least get you rough non-binding estima...
Posted: 3/15/2010 12:00:00 AM by Global Administrator

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