Multimedia Liability

AXIS Insurance’s Professional Lines Division is a global leader in media liability coverage. We have a dedicated team of underwriters and lawyers who are specialists and use expertise developed over 20 years to deliver risk management advice, customized insurance solutions and excellent claims service.

Our AXIS Multimedia policy addresses rapidly evolving media liability exposures, including libel, invasion of privacy, intellectual property infringement and breach of license. The policy is designed for any company that creates or disseminates content or provides communications or content-related services to others.

Neil Arklie

  • Vice President
  • Office: +020-7877-3860
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Coverage Capabilities

Capacity up to £10,000,000 (or currency equivalent)

Aggregate or Any One Claim policy limits

Single policy that can cover a company’s liability for:

  • Libel or any form of Defamation
  • Invasion of Publicity/Privacy Rights
  • Infringement of Copyright
  • Infringement of Trademark, Title, Trade Name
  • Breach of Confidence/Confidentiality
  • Breach of License
  • Negligent Publication

Additional coverage available by endorsement for:

  • Negligent Acts, Errors or Omissions
  • Technology Liability

First-Party Cyber extensions:

  • Data Breach Notification, Credit Monitoring, Public Relations and Forensics Expenses
  • Computer System Extortion Expenses and Loss
  • Regulatory Action Defense Costs
  • Business Interruption Loss
  • Data Recovery Expenses

Worldwide Coverage

Primary and Excess


Sample Classes Insured

Coverage is available for various forms of content dissemination – traditional, digital, electronic and social media.

  • Book Publishers
  • Magazine Publishers
  • Newspaper Publishers
  • Multimedia Companies
  • Film and TV Producers and Distributors
  • TV and Radio Broadcasters
  • Advertising Agencies (full service, digital or other)
  • Marketing and Public Relations Firms
  • Printers
  • Data Analytics Services
  • Advertisers

Coverage is underwritten by a member company of the AXIS group of insurance companies. Coverage may not be available in all states and jurisdictions.