Legal Memorandum: Directors' Liability for Insurance Matters

Issue: What legal resources address the specific liability of officers and directors in the handling of insurance and indemnification matters?

Area of Law: Business Organizations & Contracts, Insurance Law
Keywords: Officers and directors; Liability; Insurance and indemnification
Jurisdiction: Federal
Cited Cases: None
Cited Statutes: None
Date: 02/01/2001

  • M. Mazen Anbari, Banking on a Bailout:  Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance Policy Exclusions in the Context of The Savings and Loan Crisis, 141 U. Pa. L. Rev. 547 (1992).
  • Joseph W. Bishop, The Law of Corporate Officers and Directors:  Indemnification and Insurance (1982).
  • Neil J. Dilloff, Directors and Officers Liability Insurance, Md. B.J., July-Aug. 1992, at 38.
  • Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance (PLI Com. L. & Practice Course Handbook Series No. 621, 1992).
  • Louis F. Schauer & Paul F. Matousek, Indemnification and Insurance for Directors and Officers (BNA Corp. Practice Series No. 54, 1989).
  • J. Phil Carlton & M. Guy Brooks III, Corporate Director and Officer Indemnification:  Alternative Methods for Funding, 24 Wake Forest L. Rev. 53 (1989).
  • James W. Hubbell, Emerging Issues in Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance Coverage, 17 Colo. Law. 1031 (1988).
  • Thomas N. Jersild, Protecting Directors & Officers:  Limiting Their Liability, Indemnifying Them Effectively, and Reincorporating to Do So, Natural Gas Law. J., Aug. 1987, at 30.
  • Carolyn C. Kessinger & Patrick M. Ardis, Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance, Tenn. B.J., Jan.-Feb. 1992, at 36.
  • Robert S. Lavet, Indemnification of Corporate Directors and Officers in Insider Trading Litigation, 19 Sec. Reg. L.J. 402 (1992).
  • Robert P. McKinney, Protecting Corporate Directors […]

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