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Telecommunications

Insurance advice from experts who speak your language and understand your risks.

Strategic solutions

Some of the world’s largest and most sophisticated telecommunication companies call on the Lockton team. Global players and niche competitors all face a challenging array of risk management and employee benefits issues. Lockton offers strategic solutions that deliver results.

In the ever-changing environment of telecoms, Lockton recognizes the need to go beyond traditional approaches to new risks. Our team operates with a high sense of urgency and quickly responds to your evolving needs.

You benefit from our experience

  • Business interruption and contingent business interruption analysis

  • Contract review

  • Detailed property risk marketing (COPE) reports

  • Directors & officers liability

  • HPR engineering

  • International program design and management (master controlled)

  • Network and media liability

  • Risk identification and assessment

  • Risk management consulting

  • Tech errors & omissions

Telecommunications firms also value Lockton’s deep expertise in alternative risk finance strategies:

  • Developing captive strategy for wireless inland marine coverage

  • Forming captive structure for leading independent local exchange carriers

  • Supporting a major telecommunications merger by amalgamating one carrier’s captive into the other

  • Analyzing employee benefits captive options

  • Reviewing and upgrading captive asset management strategies 

Latest news & insights

U.S. Supreme Court recap: how the Court’s recent rulings impact employee benefitsU.S. Supreme Court recap: how the Court’s recent rulings impact employee benefits

Lockton Achieves Top Ranking in Chambers Inaugural Litigation Insurance Survey; Adds Two Senior Practitioners to Industry-Leading Practice

Lockton was recently recognized by Chambers & Partners (Chambers) as one of the leading litigation insurance brokers in the US in the 2024 edition of the Chambers Litigation Support Guide.  Lockton was recently recognized by Chambers & Partners (Chambers) as one of the leading litigation insurance brokers in the US in the 2024 edition of the Chambers Litigation Support Guide.

Supreme Court’s overturning of Chevron ruling shifts regulatory authority from agencies to courts

The Supreme Court’s landmark 1984 decision in Chevron v. Natural Resources Defense Council obligated federal courts to defer to administrative agencies’ reasonable interpretations of ambiguous laws. For the last 40 years, courts have issued numerous decisions based on this precedent. Last month, however, the Supreme Court overturned Chevron, setting new limits on the executive branch’s regulatory authority.

While the ruling is seen as mostly good news for businesses, it could have some negative implications as well.The Supreme Court’s landmark 1984 decision in Chevron v. Natural Resources Defense Council obligated federal courts to defer to administrative agencies’ reasonable interpretations of ambiguous laws. For the last 40 years, courts have issued numerous decisions based on this precedent. Last month, however, the Supreme Court overturned Chevron, setting new limits on the executive branch’s regulatory authority.

While the ruling is seen as mostly good news for businesses, it could have some negative implications as well.

Wildfire Preparedness for Luxury Homes

Blog article on proactive steps that can be taken in advance of a wildfire to better protect luxury primary and vacation homes, as well as the contents within. Blog article on proactive steps that can be taken in advance of a wildfire to better protect luxury primary and vacation homes, as well as the contents within.
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