Defamation Coverage in the Commercial General Liability Insurance Policy
Kealy, D. M. (2022). Defamation Coverage in the Commercial General Liability Insurance Policy. Pathways to Research in Business & Economics BUS014, 1-10.
With headlines of defamation lawsuits frequently in the news, policyholders may want to know that buried in the commercial general liability policy’s definition of “personal and advertising injury” is coverage for “oral or written publication, in any manner, of material that slanders or libels a person or organization or disparages a person’s or organization’s goods, products, or services” (“Commercial General,” n.d., p. 15).