ForeFront Portfolio

Employed Lawyers Liability Insurance

  • Helps protect against risks stemming from a broad range of in-house counsel activities
  • Private company underwriters located across Canada are experienced in a broad spectrum of industries

Your in-house counsel performs legal services traditionally delegated to outside law firms and your corporate attorneys assume additional liability exposures, especially to non-client third parties.

Coverage Highlights

Benefits

  • Helps protect against risks stemming from a broad range of in-house counsel activities

Coverage

  • Helps protect against risks stemming from a broad range of in-house counsel activities, including:
    • Human resource management work, such as downsizing
    • Review of advertising, press releases, and other communications
    • Opinion letters or comments related to a company’s financial status
    • Filings made with regulatory boards or agencies
    • Approval of contract language used with outside vendors or customers
    • Volunteer or pro bono legal services
    • Responses to customer complaints
  • Insures:
    • In-house general counsel, including legal assistants, notaries public, and temporary and independent contractor attorneys
    • Professional legal services rendered to the company and subsidiaries, as well as foundations, charitable trusts, and political action committees when controlled by the parent organization

Additional Product Information

In-house does not mean immune to a lawsuit.
In-house does not mean immune to a lawsuit.