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Insurance Law Update: Utilizing Insurance Coverage to Guard Against Liability Exposures Unique to Colleges and Universities

From recreational sports to cutting-edge science to big data management, a wide variety of activities take place in our institutions of higher learning outside the classroom. As a result, colleges and universities have an equally broad spectrum of liability exposure and can face some unique insurance coverage challenges. Often, the successful resolution of these challenges may hinge upon closing so-called “gaps” in coverage before claims arise.