Covered for Intellectual Property Infringement Risks?

STANLEY M DAVIS & CO INSURANCE | June 28, 2018

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Over the past decade or so, there has been a growing trend by many insurers to dramatically reduce coverage for advertising injury in general liability policies. In addition, newer policy forms exclude coverage for trademark and patent infringement claims altogether. The common misconception is that this coverage applies primarily to the publishing industry. But, if your business has any involvement with media, technology, or both, you may need to conduct a risk audit to uncover exposure to potential intellectual property infringement claims.

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