Our HUB International PROFESSIONAL team specializes in commercial liability insurance policies for professionals and businesses in a wide array of industries.
Whether you are a professional working independently or within a large corporation, our team of Professional & Financial Risk insurance advisors are dedicated to finding the best solutions that work for you and your business. Given that every business is unique, our advisors help you assess your risk in all areas and recommend the best coverage, service and value based on your individual needs.
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With our head office located in in Burnaby, we have locations throughout the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, including: Vancouver, North Vancouver, Coquitlam, Surrey, Richmond, Aldergrove, Abbotsford, Langley, Maple Ridge and more. As the leading insurance brokerage in British Columbia and one of the largest in North America, our goal is to become your trusted advisor and to ensure that you and your practice are properly protected.
August 23, 2016The question of the carrier’s obligation to pay for costs incurred in connection with an informal SEC investigation is amongst the most frequently recurring D&O insurance coverage issues. Over the years, numerous policy revisions have been adopted in various forms by various carriers to address certain aspects of this issue. The issue continues to arise, as shown most recently in District of Colorado Judge Robert E. Blackburn’s...
August 19, 2016Following the recent amendments by the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) of a more flexible streamlined process for a reporting issuer to conduct exempt rights offering (introduced in December 2015), the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) has published a notice to issuers advising that it has implemented amendments to its policy on the use of rights offerings as a means of raising capital. The TSX announced that: (i) Despite the CSA amendments...
August 18, 2016The first half of 2016 has yielded several important developments in securities litigation, including: Federal appellate decisions applying Omnicare and Haliburton II Delaware court options regarding the application of collateral estoppel to parallel cases previously dismissed based on demand futility A price-increase for dissenting stockholders in a management-led buyout Further developments on disclosure-only settlements. An article, 2016...
June 28, 2016Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN) has opened the enrollment process for companies who meet the definition of a “Reporting Entity” under the Extractive Sector Transparency Measures Act (ESTMA). Reporting Entities can enroll by downloading a “reporting entity contact form” which must be completed and submitted prior to submitting an ESTMA report. Upon enrollment, Reporting Entities will receive an ID Number and notification...
May 19, 2016The first-ever federal trade secrets regime was recently approved by President Obama. For further information please visit this article. Phaedra Andrusiak, BSc, LL.BAccount Manager, Executive LiabilityT: 604-269-1771E: email@example.com...
April 22, 2016Caal v. Hudbay Minerals Inc, a recent case involving Guatemalan women’s claims against a Canadian mining company, has drawn a focus on Canadian firms’ conducts abroad. The Hudbay case is being watched carefully as it appears to offer a new legal pathway for those who say they have suffered in the hands of Canadian subsidiaries. Experts say a ruling in this case could help establish powerful guidelines for what constitutes acceptable...