Arbitration or Shareholder Suits – Would a Change Lower your D&O Premium?

Directors  & Officers liability has been a popular topic as of late for me.  Every day there are new headlines and the one that could have the biggest impact would be the recent story about shareholders losing their right to sue corporations.  The headline came from The Intercept and was titled, “Will Shareholders Lose the … Continue reading Arbitration or Shareholder Suits – Would a Change Lower your D&O Premium?

AVEO Pharmaceuticals Lost 40% of Their Market Cap – How Insurance Can Protect Against Delays

AVEO Pharmaceuticals (stock chart) was in the news this week because they were forced to revise the timing of their topline data from the third quarter to the fourth quarter.  As a result of this news their stock dropped from over $2.80 to under $2.00.  The reason for the delay was the number of progression … Continue reading AVEO Pharmaceuticals Lost 40% of Their Market Cap – How Insurance Can Protect Against Delays

Hello, let me tell you about what this blog is all about!

Welcome and thank you for visiting MattCorc.com.  The goal of this blog is to provide background on issues that could cripple a company’s balance sheet but that are potentially avoidable through the use of risk transfer mechanisms. The focus will be on companies that operate in the Life Science space, a rather broad definition of … Continue reading Hello, let me tell you about what this blog is all about!