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Risk & Insurance

Assessing the coverage, claims, and risk management implications facing organizations and insurers

Risk Function

COVID-19 and the Illusion of Control: Why You Need to Plan for a Second Wave Now

BRINK article from Allison Pan, Senior Vice President, Marsh Risk Consulting (July 1)

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A Changing Landscape

Guy Carpenter article examining how unemployment will affect employee access to health insurance (June 23)

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How to Fight Off Cyberattacks in an Age of Remote Working

BRINK article from Phyllis Sumner, Chief Privacy Officer at King & Spalding; and Richard Levick, Chairman and CEO of LEVICK (June 16)

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Putting Data-Based Insights at the Core of Your COVID-19 Strategy

Marsh article from Reid Sawyer, Head, Emerging Risks Group, Marsh Risk Consulting; and Allison Pan, Senior Vice President, Emerging Risks Group, Marsh Risk Consulting (June 8)

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How Boards Can Use COVID-19 to Plan for Climate Change Risk

BRINK article from Hannah Saltman, Manager of Ceres Governance Program (June 8)

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Redefining Enterprise Risk in a Post-COVID-19 Environment

BRINK article from Reid Sawyer, Head of Emerging Risks Group at Marsh (May 25)

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Cybersecurity After COVID-19: Refocus on Resilience

Marsh guidance on the technology infrastructure and cybersecurity measures businesses must review and address to protect their businesses (May 12)

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Don’t Forget Your Cyber Risk Sentries

Mercer guidance on pandemic-related cyber challenges and what corporate leaders and HR can do to help safeguard their organization (April)

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COVID-19 Has Exposed the Weakness of Traditional Risk Management Strategies

BRINK article from Dr. Mark Trexler, CEO of The Climatographers (April 26)

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Risk Appetite: Altering Philosophies in Uncertain Times

Marsh guide on how organizations can manage the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis and beyond through an analytically informed review of their risk financing strategy (April 21)

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Podcast: The One Month Anniversary of the Pandemic Declaration and Lessons Learned

Marsh Risk Management and Insurance Podcast from Michael Poulos, President, Marsh Risk Consulting (April 15)

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Navigating the Pandemic's Next Waves

Oliver Wyman report outlining executive teams' need for a crisis war room to transition from human safety, connectivity, and business continuity efforts to developing forward-looking projections and plans (April 10)

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Compliance and COVID-19

Oliver Wyman guide helping Compliance teams set up a dynamic process for identifying emerging and intesifying risk (April 2)

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How Insurance Risk Functions Should Respond to COVID-19

Oliver Wyman guide on insurers’ risk management capabilities during the coronavirus outbreak (March 19)

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Liability Management

Shareholder Litigation Over COVID-19: What Are the Risks Facing Directors?

BRINK article from Jay Kasner, Partner and Head of the Securities Litigation Practice at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP; and Matthew Rosenthal, Litigation Associate at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP (June 25)

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Employment Liability Claims Set to Rise With COVID-19

BRINK article from Kelly Thoerig, Employment Practices Liability Coverage Leader at Marsh (June 15)

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COVID-19: What are the Management Liability Implications?

Marsh Risk in Context article from Sarah Coutts, Advocate, Complex Claims and Disputes Team (March 12)

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Coronavirus: Despite SEC Relief, Risks Remain for Directors and Officers

Marsh Risk in Context from Michelle Sartain, FINPRO Practice Leader US & Canada, Marsh (March 6)

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Insurance Considerations

June 1, 2020 Reinsurance Renewal: COVID-19 Looks Set to Rank Among the Sector’s Most Expensive Events

Guy Carpenter article (June 24)

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A Changing Landscape

Guy Carpenter paper discussing the direct and indirect impacts of the virus, including the potential ramifications of growing unemployment on the health insurance industry (June 23)

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COVID-19 Pandemic Adds to Rate Pressure for D&O Buyers

Marsh article (June 22)

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How We Can Set Up America’s Insurance System for a Future Pandemic

Fortune article from Dan Glaser, President & CEO, Marsh & McLennan Companies (June 4)

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COVID-19 Perspective Series

Guy Carpenter three part series: The Insurer Q&A with David Priebe, Chairman, Guy Carpenter (March/April)

Part 1

Part 2

Part 3

Run COVID-19 Plan Changes by Your Stop-Loss Carrier

Mercer article from Daniel Davey, Principal and Stop Loss Specialty Practice Leader (April 30)

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Is Coronavirus Covered by Workers’ Compensation in the US?

BRINK article from Dennis Tierney, National Director of Workers’ Compensation Claims for Marsh Claims Practice and Marsh’s Workers’ Compensation Center of Excellence; and Christine Williams, Managing Director of Workers’ Compensation Center of Excellence at Marsh (April 28)

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Estimating the Impact of COVID-19 on the U.S. Medical (Re)Insurance Market

Guy Carpenter briefing on how COVID-19 may impact the medical (re)insurance market (April 13)

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COVID-19: Next Steps for Your Cyber Insurance

Marsh article (April 10)

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COVID-19: Insurance Coverage Considerations for Health Care Organizations

Marsh article (April 8)

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COVID-19: Immediate Considerations for Your Insurance Arrangements

Marsh and Herbert Smith Freehills bulletin covering insurance issues to consider (April 3)

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COVID-19: What the Pandemic Means for Workers’ Compensation Claims

Marsh article from Christine Williams, Managing Director, Marsh's Workers' Compensation Center of Excellence; and Dennis Tierney, Director of Workers' Compensation Claims, Marsh's Workers' Compensation Center of Excellence (April 3)

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Benchmarking COVID19 – An Actuarial Response

Oliver Wyman report on actuarial considerations to assist insurers assessing COVID-19’s potential impact to their business (March 31)

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COVID-19: Evolving Insurance and Risk Management Implications

Marsh report exploring some of the key coverage, claims, and risk management areas that are currently top of mind for businesses and insurers (March 26)

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COVID-19: Guidance on Trade Credit Policy Compliance

Marsh article from Eddie Feather, Claims Leader, Trade Credit Practice (March 25) 

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COVID-19: Insurance Implications for Financial Institutions

Marsh Risk in Context from Ariel Berman, Head of Financial Institutions, FINPRO; and Claire Garrett, Head of Retail, Financial Institutions, FINPRO (March 24)

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COVID-19: Implications for Cyber, Media, and Tech E&O Coverage

Marsh article (March 23)

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Property Insurance Considerations

Marsh article (March 20)

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COVID-19: Credit Risk Insurance Implications

Marsh JLT Specialty report on COVID-19's disruption of economic activity and implications for the trade credit, political risk, and surety insurance markets (March 18)

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