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There are over 2 million horse owners and 575,000 horse farms located in the United States. Be it racing, polo, hunt seat, dressage or just pleasure, a significant number of affluent individuals and families have a passion for horses. Horse ownership comes with unique risks and owners may lack the proper protection under their personal insurance programs. As an agent or advisor catering to affluent clientele, it's important to understand the passion, inherent exposures and special insurance needs associated with horse ownership. [+]
If you deal with construction clients, you deal with contractual risk transfer, additional insureds, and primary and noncontributory problems. What is the purpose of contractual risk transfer? What is given to the Additional Insured? Is the Primary and Noncontributory required necessary, ethical, or even legal? Get the answers to these questions and more. [+]
Join Chris Boggs, Big "I" VU executive director and learn the following: Attendees in this session will learn the following: The coverage gaps in property policies making Ordinance or Law Endorsements necessary; Who promulgates and who enforces local building codes; What constitutes "major" damage; The details of various ordinance or law endorsements; and How to develop coverage limits for each coverage part. C.E. available in some states. [+]

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What Are the Characteristics of a Best Practices Agency?

Compare characteristics of Best Practices agencies with those of your agency.[+]

Protect Your Clients Against Pollution Exposures

Turn to Big "I" Markets partner American Risk Management Resources Network, LLC to cover environmental risks for any industry. [+]

Read All About It: Goldleaf’s Success Story

Big "I" Markets bond partner Goldleaf Surety Services assisted a contractor obtain $6.5 million bonding for a luxury suite renovation at an NFL stadium. [+]

InVEST® Announces Scholarship and Award Recipients

InVEST® scholarship judges recently awarded 76 students with scholarships, totaling $75,500. [+]

Access AIG for Affluent Multinational Homeowners

High net-worth individuals may maintain residences around the world. Help ease their minds with AIG's Private Client Group. [+]

Are You Issuing COIs Correctly?

On Wednesday, July 26, join Big "I" Virtual University faculty Stuart Powell and Chris Boggs for a new webinar, It's No Longer JUST the COI that Gets You in Trouble. [+]

Home In on Real Estate Professional Liability

Big "I" Markets has partnered with Travelers to give members access to Travelers 1st ChoiceSM for Real Estate Professionals. [+]
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