John Hart Insurance continues to provide cutting edge insurance products to the entertainment industry. The latest is Multimedia Production Errors & Omissions Insurance. Multimedia Production Errors & Omissions Insurance protects the Production and/or Distribution Company from various lawsuits that allege a third party has suffered a loss. Some of the most common kinds of claims come from:
• Libel, slander or other forms of defamation- Did the material damage someone®s reputation? Was there false or inaccurate information stated about someone?
• Infringement of copyright- Did you use material, images, or a script without persimmon?
• Unauthorized use of names, trade names, service marks, titles, formats, ideas, characters, character names, characterizations, plots, musical compositions, performances, slogans, program material or any similar material.
There are many types of actions that can cause a third party to sue you, your production company, individually or collectively. Having the right kind of insurance will protect you from incurring expenses even if you are in the right.
®We always recommend a policy and operational review before we suggest specific coverage; we focus exclusively on understanding the unique needs of motion picture, television, video, music and theatrical companies. This knowledge allows us to structure an insurance program specifically for each client that will be a balance of the best coverage and most economical solutions to help the client manage the risks inherent to their unique businesses ® said John Hart.
The staff at John Hart Insurance has over 60 years combined experience in the field of entertainment insurance.