What type of business is it good for?

  • Broadcasters
  • Publishers
  • Software developers
  • Consultants
  • Marketing firms
Susan MacEachern
AXIS Pro Unit Leader
Insurance
Toronto, Canada
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When a business doesn't fall into the usual standard categories, there's a need for indemnity from a wide range of errors and omissions (E&O), legal liabilities and damages. AXIS Professional Liability – Media & Entertainment and Misc. Insurance offers coverages to protect against disciplinary proceedings, actions by rogue employees, punitive damages with most favorable venue provisions where allowed by law, and more. Media companies need especially specialized coverages for risks affecting privacy, intellectual property, negligent publication, libel and more. AXIS has the global experience to evaluate these multifaceted challenges and the broad risk appetite to protect against a wide range of liabilities. In the event of a claim, AXIS Professional Liability – Media and Entertainment and Misc. Insurance policyholders can count on a highly experienced team of claims specialists and dedicated in-house counsel, plus a global network of expert witnesses. Our aim is yours—to swiftly move to a satisfactory resolution.

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AXIS Media & Entertainment Insurance

Insurance

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AXIS Miscellaneous Professional Liability Insurance

Insurance

  • Worldwide coverage, where permissible by law
  • Excellent claims service
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Media errors and omissions

  • Occurrence form
  • Defense outside limit or within limit

Film and entertainment errors and omissions

  • Claims made or occurrence form

Miscellaneous errors and omissions

  • Claims made form, not claims made and reported

Media

  • Publishers
  • Broadcasters (radio, television, cable)
  • Authors
  • Ad agencies
  • Advertisers
  • Multimedia companies

Film

  • Producers and distributors of: 
    • Feature films
    • Documentaries
    • TV series and specials
    • Commercials

Miscellaneous

  • Consulting firms
  • Marketing and public relations firms
  • Printers
  • Graphic designers

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Documents

AXIS Professional Liability – Media & Entertainment & Misc. Insurance Appetite Guide

Claims

With access to a global netowork of specialized law firms and dedicated in-house attorneys, clients can rest assured that when filing a professional liability media and entertainment and miscellaneous indemnity claim AXIS focuses on:

  • Quick decision making
  • Championing your needs
  • An honest approach
Learn more about claims