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Community banks successfully defend against patent troll's aggressive licensing demands.

Under the guidance of attorney Bob Stier of Pierce Atwood, community banks banded together to combat a patent troll's aggressive tacticsClick to read how they successfully defended against this unscrupulous patent troll.

ABA Insurance Services: the only bank-owned and banker-directed program offering P&C, D&O and bond for banks.

When we asked our customers and agents how we could better service community banks, we received an overwhelming request for Property & Casualty Insurance.

Designed to meet the needs of community banks, our P&C program includes property, general liability, business auto, workers compensation and umbrella. A separate Mortgage Protection program has been developed to provide broad Mortgage E&O and Impairment coverage, and an easy resource for managing force placed and foreclosed properties is also available. To learn more or get a quote, contact Dirk Hanket, P&C Product Manager, at 800-274-5222.

Workers Compensation not available in these monopolistic states due to state-run programs in place: OH, ND, WA, WY.

Miss our previous Webinars? They're available for playback and free.

"Insurance claims trends and emerging issues for financial institutions"
Original airing Dec. 11, 2014. Produced with the American Bankers Association, ABA Insurance Services' Mike Read reviewed current claims trends and discussed how claims are analyzed under various insurance policies, including D&O, employment practices liability, cyber liability and inancial institution bonds. Mike discussed emerging issues likely to drive claims going forward, and offered tips on avoiding or preventing losses
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"The ABCs of P&C, P&C Insurance Basics" 
Original airing Dec. 11, 2013. Produced with the American Bankers Association, ABA Insurance Services' Mike Read and Dirk Hanket discuss P&C policy basics, including coverage afforded, key definitions and exclusions, reporting requirements and best practices as well as other important policy provisions. An interactive Q&A session with attendees rounds out the program. To download or playback the recording, visit:

For questions about our webinars, contact ABA Insurance Services’ Catherine Kopera at 800-274-5222 or

* Due to pre-existing exclusive ABA vendor endorsements, Mortgage Protection from ABA Insurance Services is not an ABA-endorsed coverage program.