Professional Liability Insurance Archives | Huntersure

Refocusing Accountant Efforts on Fraud Detection

Posted on: May 16, 2019 by Huntersure LLC.

Fraud is on the rise all across the country and across many industries. From personal tax returns to companies taking advantage of their clients, fraud continues to be a major issue. In New York, there are already efforts to combat fraud in state taxes, meaning the alarm bells for fraud, in general, are already sounding. […] Read More

The Most Important Topics for Accountants to Discuss With Their Clients

Posted on: May 2, 2019 by Huntersure LLC.

Accountants have a very important job during tax time, but that doesn’t mean they should slack in their relationship with their clients throughout the rest of the year. It’s important for accounting professionals to keep open communications with their clients through the entire year and know how to prioritize the topics in which they go […] Read More

The Legal Duties and Liabilities of Accountants

Posted on: January 10, 2019 by Huntersure LLC.

Tax season is just about to get underway and accountants are already preparing for another busy season. While there may be a lot of things to get in order, such as all the relevant files and coordination with clients, there needs to be an emphasis on understanding the liabilities and duties of an accountant to […] Read More

Actionable Steps to Avoid the Biggest Malpractice Risks

Posted on: December 6, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

For practicing attorneys, there should be a high level of importance on ensuring that they’re serving their clients as effectively as possible. But even with the best intentions in mind, there are still opportunities where liabilities can arise. Malpractice claims can be produced for any small number of issues. But even with small issues, there […] Read More

Make Sure You Understand the Exclusions of Attorney Professional Liability Insurance

Posted on: November 8, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

Insurance policies vary in everything from what’s being covered to who’s being covered. But given the breadth of insurance coverage options, there’s still one major similarity they all have: exclusions. When legal professional clients are weighing their options, they need to know what is covered first, but also need to understand the importance that exclusions […] Read More

Lawyers: Identifying and Preventing Conflicts of Interest

Posted on: November 1, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

This blog was originally published on September 12, 2017. It was updated and re-published on November 1, 2018. Conflicts of interest and ethical rules have the power to limit who lawyers represent. It’s important for legal professionals to not cross the line and make sure they’re keeping their work and their intentions in check before […] Read More

Professional Liability for Accountants: Common Claims Scenarios

Posted on: September 6, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

Accountants spend their entire days meticulously tending to their clients’ documents and information, yet still face risks of their own when it comes to liability. Their job is to reduce financial risks, but are just as open to legal issues as their clients are. In this case, CPA’s can be proactive when it comes to […] Read More

When Are Contractors and Subcontractors Covered Under Professional Liability Insurance?

Posted on: August 16, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

Contractors, subcontractors and construction occupations include very risky and diverse work that can open a company to legal issues if not protected properly. From physical storefronts to injuries on a job site, medical bills could become the responsibility of the business. For insurance agents with contractor and subcontractor clients, there needs to be a level […] Read More

What Are the Top Challenges Faced by Consultants?

Posted on: August 2, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

This blog was originally published on June 9, 2015. It was updated and re-published on August 2, 2018. In today’s gig-driven economy, companies are happily looking for ways to bring in trusted independent voices to help out their operations. Consultants are hired as freelance or as-needed employees who can bring a fresh take and a […] 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