Media Liability Program for Magazine Publishers Insurance

Our Media Liability program is designed for the magazine publishers and includes the following:

Coverage Features

•Libel, slander, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement and plagiarism

•Punitive damages covered, where permitted by law

•Personal injury coverage for news gathering activities

•Independent contractors included as Additional Insureds

•Legal costs covered for injunctive relief suits

•Worldwide coverage territory

•Policy is issued on an Occurrence form

•Primary and Excess limits available

•Coverage is “A” rated by A.M. Best and written on admitted paper

•No hammer clause for claim settlement

•Payments toward your own declaratory relief actions and rectification costs are covered

•Defense costs are covered either within the limit of insurance or in addition to the limit of insurance

Optional Coverage Features

•Errors and omissions arising out of literary or artistic content of published material; may also include coverage for bodily injury, property damage and defective advice

•Supplemental personal injury for claims related to non-publishing activities

•Coverage for on-line publications

•Coverage for free lance writers, stringers, artists or any correspondent

•Subpoena defense

•Technology activities

•Professional services

•Enhanced privacy liability

•Hacker damage (1st party loss)

If you have any questions, please contact us.