Reduce Your Chances of Being Sued

Arrowood, Janet
August 2003
Advisor Today;Aug2003, Vol. 98 Issue 8, p46
Trade Publication
Discusses the benefit of having errors and commissions insurance to reduce the chances of being sued in the U.S. Importance of a duty to defend clause in the policy; Additional risks for a combination fee/commission advisor; Recommendations in serving clients and prospects.


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