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Friday, July 28, 2017 12:00 AM

Professional Liability Program

  

 

 

NAPP has teamed with Jamison IP Services to provide NAPP members with an opportunity to save on professional liability insurance!

The NAPP Professional Liability Program, as administered by Jamison, gives NAPP members access to quality coverage, as well as risk management programs that fit the needs of today's Patent Practitioners.

Jamison IP Services

  • Ranked as one of the top privately held and independent U.S. insurance brokers.
  • Leading provider with more than 50 years of experience handling Intellectual Property Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance for firms throughout the United States.
  • Highly skilled, dedicated professionals committed to providing insurance and risk management solutions.

CNA

  • Rated "A" (Excellent) for financial strength by A.M. Best, and XV for size with over $60 billion in assets.
  • More than 50 years of experience insuring attorneys in the private practice of law.
  • Largest provider of lawyers professional liability insurance in the U.S. with more than 250,000 attorneys insured.

Coverage Highlights

  • Limits of Liability of up to $5,000,000 each claim/annual aggregate, including damages and claim expenses, available to qualified applicants.
  • Coverage available to Patent Practitioners and Patent Attorney Firms with fewer than 35 attorneys.
  • "Claims Made and Reported" form, providing coverage for claims that are first made against you and reported to CNA during the policy period or extended reporting period.
  • True Worldwide Coverage regardless of where the claim or suit is brought.
  • Prior Acts coverage available to qualified firms.
  • Claims will not be settled without the firm's prior written consent.
  • 1-year, 2-year, 3-year, 6-year and Unlimited extended reporting period options.
  • Free non-practicing extended reporting period
  • Free Death and Disability extended reporting period.
  • Automatic 60-day Extended Reporting Period.
  • Innocent Insured Coverage.
  • Coverage provided for Libel, Slander & Defamation in the rendering of professional services.
  • Coverage provided for Disciplinary Proceedings.
  • Coverage for Network Security and Privacy Liability provided
  • Supplementary payments up to $20,000 for Crisis Events
  • Supplementary payments up to $20,000 for Privacy Event response.
  • 50% reduction of deductible for early resolution of claims.
  • Pre-Claim Helpline 888-236-3868.
  • Risk Management Hotline.
  • Free Risk control webinars available 4 times a year that may qualify for free CLE credits and 5% premium discount per attorney per policy period.

* Policy provisions only briefly highlighted. For complete details please refer to the actual CNA policy including all terms, conditions and exclusions.

Informational Webinars

Jamison is pleased to offer quarterly informational webinars for NAPP members.
The "Embracing Change and Moving Forward: Ethics and Risk Management Insights for IP Lawyers" programs will be offered
on WednesdaySeptember 20, 2017  from 2:00-4:00 pm [Eastern] and Thursday, December 7, 2017 from 2:00-4:00 pm [Eastern]
Click the provided links to register.

Get Started

Apply for a Quote, Ask an Expert or call 1-800-526-4766 to learn how your firm can take advantage of the NAPP Professional Liability Program today!​​​​​​​​​​​​


DISCLAIMER OF ENDORSEMENT AND LIABILITY

A. ANY DEALINGS BETWEEN A NAPP MEMBER OR MEMBERS AND THIRD PARTY VENDORS ACCESSED BY OR THROUGH THE NAPP WEB SITE DIRECTLY, OR VIA ELECTRONIC LINK THERETO, ARE SOLELY BETWEEN THE ACCESSING MEMBER OR MEMBERS AND THE VENDOR. NEITHER NAPP NOR ANY OF ITS RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AND EMPLOYEES, NOR ANY NON-ACCESSING MEMBERS SHALL BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY PART OF ANY SUCH DEALINGS OR PROMOTIONS, OR ANY LEGAL DAMAGES, COSTS, OR ATTORNEYS FEES THAT MAY BE INCURRED IN SECURING OR USING SUCH GOODS AND SERVICES.

B. APPROVAL OF NAPP FOR VENDORS TO OFFER GOODS, SERVICES, AND/OR DISCOUNTS THROUGH THE NAPP WEBSITE TO NAPP MEMBERS DOES NOT AMOUNT TO AN ENDORSEMENT BY NAPP.

C. INDIVIDUAL MEMBERS OF NAPP ARE OBLIGATED TO INDEPENDENTLY EVALUATE THE VENDOR GOODS, SERVICES, AND/OR DISCOUNTS BEFORE INDIVIDUALLY CONTRACTING WITH ANY VENDOR.

 

 

Last Updated on Friday, July 28, 2017 10:15 AM