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4 Ways Accounting Clients Can Improve Their Business Communications

Posted on: October 10, 2019 by Huntersure LLC.

Accountants and financial advisors have great attention to detail and an ability to analyze numbers and find solutions. While these great technical skills are enviable in their trade, it’s the softer skills, such as communications, that may need some sharpening. Business communication for accountants can always be revisited and fine-tuned as some CPAs struggle with […] Read More

The Differences Between Claims-Made and Occurrence Policies

Posted on: September 12, 2019 by Huntersure LLC.

Liability policies for clients are usually broken down into two categories: occurrence or claims-made. This system helps to streamline the process of handling claims, expediting everything from payouts to updating a current policy’s limits. An occurrence policy provides coverage for claims that result from an injury or another event that occurs during the term of […] Read More

Recent Factors Affecting Professional Liability Claims and Costs

Posted on: September 5, 2019 by Huntersure LLC.

There are a number of factors that play a role in professional liability risk insurance. From economic issues to nationwide litigation trends, the professional liability insurance market can change at the drop of a hat. In 2019, financial and professional liability insurance rates in the U.S. increased by seven percent and will probably continue to […] Read More

Two Big Challenges with Prior Acts Coverage

Posted on: August 8, 2019 by Huntersure LLC.

A difficult concept for purchasers of professional liability insurance is what prior acts coverage refers to as well as claims-made policies. A negligence claim against a lawyer or any other type of professional, such as an accountant, typically evolves from services that were provided many years before the time of the claim. With this in […] 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

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

Traits of Successful Insurance Agents

Posted on: January 8, 2018 by Huntersure LLC.

As 2018 progresses, you might be evaluating ways to boost your business. Professional Liability Insurance is a huge niche market, as it’s relevant to every industry. However, company-wide and personal competition exist to keep you striving for more. In this post, we’re going to dive deeper into the successful habits and traits that insurance agents […] Read More

Why Consultants Need Professional Liability Insurance

Posted on: October 20, 2017 by Huntersure LLC.

The most comprehensive and beneficial policy for consultants is arguably Professional Liability Insurance, otherwise known as Errors & Omissions. As an agent, you know the ins and outs of the coverage and just how much this policy can benefit your professional services clients. What they might not realize, however, is the risks they face of […] Read More

Professional Liability Insurance: Protection For The Social Service Industry

Posted on: December 29, 2016 by Huntersure LLC.

Those who work in the social services provide a tremendous service to those they work with, but like any other business, they are at risk of liabilities. There are numerous liability concerns that those in the social services are susceptible to, particularly malpractice and negligence lawsuits. While social workers’ agencies are likely to have proper […] Read More