Employment Practices Liability Insurance

Claims involving employment issues comprise a significant amount of today’s civil litigation. No organization is immune from employment practices liability litigation, least of all law firms. Chubb's ABA Employers Edge offers a solution to your law firm’s employment practices liability (EPL) exposures. Through the ABA Insurance program, members have access to ABA Employers Edge. A comprehensive, stand-alone EPL insurance policy designed exclusively for the law firm community and is complemented by Chubb’s superior claims-handling and risk management services.

Employment Practices Liability Insurance for Law Firms - ABA Employers Edge

  • Broad coverage for claims brought by partners and for claims for failure to make partner, and also includes: Punitive damages coverage
  • Third-party coverage
  • Independent contractor, leased employee and volunteer coverage
  • Punitive damages coverage, where insurable by law.
  • Defense expenses coverage for breach of written employment contract claims.
  • No "intentional acts" exclusion, subject to applicable state law.
  • Advancement of defence expenses on a current basis prior to the disposition of a claim.
  • Broad definition of "Employment Practices Wrongful Act." Chubb's policy form includes coverage for actual or alleged wrongful termination, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, third-party discrimination, third-party harassment, and other workplace torts.
  • Access to ChubbWorks, a free, online resource available for customers seeking assistance with employment issues.
  • Loss Prevention Consultant Services through Chubb’s network offering specialized services designed to help create customized solutions for employment issues.

For more information about ABA Employers Edge offered by Chubb, please call 1-855-874-0811 or fill out the form above.

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