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At Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., we try to learn everything we can about the industries we serve and the risks they may encounter. It’s a commitment that’s embedded in our corporate culture to expanding our expertise, continuing educational development and gathering topical updates to remain ahead of the curve.

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Claim Advocacy Services

At Gallagher, our claims teams of specialists are experts in specific areas to assist you. This includes workers compensation, medical management, litigation management, cumulative trauma/CTS specialization, general liability, automobile liability and property damage, and property exposure and adjudication including business interruption and catastrophic claim intervention.

Tag(s): Claims Advocacy;

Rotor Wing Fleet Report - Q2 2015

In dramatic fashion, helicopter deliveries--which previously had been split evenly amongst all OEMs between U.S. and international customers--went decidedly international in the second quarter at a rate of four international helicopters delivered for each U.S. delivery. While we were all distracted with the Chinese stock market meltdown and economic woes of Greece, rotor wing OEMs were soldiering on, albeit with non-U.S. deliveries.

Tag(s): Aviation;

Going Public - Directors & Officers Liability: An IPO Discussion

Going through an initial public offering (IPO) will put your company under substantially more scrutiny by regulators and the public (including plaintiff attorneys) than previously experienced. The purpose of this paper is to explain the basis of liability for a public company, discuss the D&O marketplace with respect to IPO exposures, and set forth what you can expect from us as your broker in the process.

Tag(s): Management Liability;

Advisor - The SEC Clawback Rules: An Explanation & Evaluation Under D&O Policies

Amidst a storm of criticism, dramatic headlines and heated rhetoric, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced it will consider whether to propose rules to establish listing standards requiring the development of policies to claw back incentive based executive compensation that is eventually shown to have been awarded in error. These proposed rules are required by Section 10D of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (“Dodd-Frank”).

Tag(s): Management Liability;

What LTI Measures Drive Corporate Performance?

What kind of compensation really motivates top executives today? And, can companies be assured that whatever motivates top executives will also drive company performance? If these two factors are not connected, motivating executives the wrong way could potentially harm company performance. This article explores the use of various performance measures, and how these measures relate to company performance.

Tag(s): Human Resources & Compensation; Executive Compensation; Executive Benefits;

Hurricane Preparation

Hurricanes are strong storms that can be life-threatening, as well as cause serious hazards such as flooding, storm surge, high winds and tornadoes. History teaches us that a lack of hurricane awareness and preparation are common threads among all major hurricane disasters. By understanding your vulnerabilities and proper planning, you can reduce the detrimental effects of a hurricane disaster. The best protection against the dangers of a hurricane is to have a solid plan in place prior to hurricane season. It is also important to understand the difference between the threat levels and incorporate action plans to respond to each.

Tag(s): Disaster & Emergency; Loss Control; Claims Advocacy; Real Estate; Property;

Institutional Investment & Fiduciary Services - July 27- Weekly Market Update

Despite a strong start to the month of July, U.S. equities stumbled somewhat last week amidst some high profile earnings announcements. Q2 earnings announcements to date are not as bad as analysts had expected, but forward guidance has led to some selloffs in U.S. stocks. What does the remainder of this earnings season have in store for the markets?

Tag(s): Institutional Investment & Fiduciary Services;

School Talk - New Hazard Communication Standard

Are prepared to comply with the new safety data sheet (SDS) requirements? Failure to properly provide or respond to new SDS information by then could open the door to an OSHA inspection, enforcement activities or citations and penalties for violating the Hazard Communication Standard 2012 (HCS 2012). This School Talk newsletter addresses these topics and potential ramifications.

Tag(s): Public Sector;