The Insurer’s Duty to Defend: The Do’s and Don’ts for Risk Managers

RIMS Risk World 2022 Annual Conference

Monday, April 11, 2022
11:30 AM-11:50 AM PST

Moscone Center
747 Howard St
San Francisco, CA 94103

This presentation will explore a liability insurer’s duty to defend its insured as distinguishable from its duty to indemnify. Topics covered include what triggers this duty, other defense-related policy clauses, and obligations of both insurer and insured when the insurer is defending. Finally, this presentation will consider the impact of an insurer’s reservation of rights on its defense rights and obligations.