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Attorney Engagement Letters Can Reduce the Risk of Malpractice Claims

Posted on: October 4, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

Engagement letters are a crucial piece of protection for any law professional looking to avoid malpractice claims. These letters help confirm the representation’s plans for the services they are set to provide to a client. From billing rates to contingency agreements, expense costs to overall responsibilities, these letters are helpful in making every intention of […] Read More

What to Consider When Creating Coverage for Solo Practitioners

Posted on: July 19, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

When an attorney starts out with a solo practice there’s plenty to consider such as area of practice and what kind of cases they’ll take on. The most important consideration should be proper coverage to protect against malpractice lawsuits. However, attorney professional liability insurance, while an important component of any new or solo legal professional, […] Read More

Today’s Trends in Professional Liability Claims Against Lawyers

Posted on: July 12, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

In today’s world of instant connectivity and availability to information, the trend of streamlined technology has helped essentially all industries. In the legal field, technology has impacted communication with clients with an easier and more agile experience overall. However, this faster and higher level of communication can come with a bit of blowback as technology […] Read More

What a Malpractice Claim Could Do to an Attorney

Posted on: July 5, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

Obtaining insurance may not be at the top of the list of things to do for new lawyers starting out. With the excitement of a new job or promotion, some things get put on the backburner. However, before professional steps are taken in the legal field, all lawyers, no matter the size of firm or […] Read More

Mitigating Libel & Slander: Cease and Desist Letter

Posted on: December 12, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Lawyers handle various types of cases each day, ranging from severe corporate accusations to personal lawsuits. However, rather than filing a lawsuit and start the litigation process, lawyers can minimize the damage done and costs incurred by advising their counsel to send a cease and desist letter instead. Especially when it comes to libel and […] Read More

Preventing Pay Discrimination: Written Policies

Posted on: July 21, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Establishing Pay Equity > Having a Written Policy In this series of posts, we have explored the issue of pay discrimination that so many businesses are facing. In a litigious landscape, businesses of all types have to be extra cautious about implementing proper pay practices, ensuring equality for men and women. We’ve already covered understanding […] Read More

Navigating Pay Equity: Knowing & Abiding by Laws

Posted on: July 3, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Establishing Pay Equity > Knowing the Law In our last article, we went into depth about how employers can understand the laws of pay equity, make objective decisions for raises and bonuses, and how to implement a fair, written anti-discrimination policy. In this installment, we’re going to cover how to abide by these laws to […] Read More

Pay Equity: Preventing Wage Discrimination

Posted on: June 26, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Establishing Pay Equity > Avoiding Wage Discrepancies As claims continue to rise for employers, we’re going to take a detailed look at how to prevent wage discrimination, ensure equal pay among men and women in the organization, and mitigate legal liabilities. As your clients assist their customers in navigating this uncertain legal future, ensure they […] Read More

Law Departments and Cyber Breaches: Overcoming Challenges

Posted on: April 6, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

The nature of law departments makes them more susceptible to cyber breaches. As they handle sensitive information and company trade secrets, they have become increasingly targeted over the last few years. In fact, in a recent study conducted by Business Performance Innovation Network, over half of the respondents indicated that they were concerned about the […] Read More

Pay Equity: A Legal Liability

Posted on: March 20, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

Both the Obama and Trump administrations have devoted a portion of their campaigns to ensuring equal pay among men and women. While this is nothing new, the idea of pay transparency has come to light over the last few years, raising a lot of issues in terms of legality and equality for employees of all […] Read More