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Business Law for Insurance Professionals

Business Law for Insurance Professionals
CPCU 530
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Learn how to apply relevant principles of United States law to the business of insurance and risk management.


• Introduction to U.S. law
• Contract law
• Contract law-insurance applications
• Commercial law
• Property law
• Tort law
• Agency law
• Agency law-insurance applications
• Business entities and employment law
• International legal environment

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Suggested Self-Study Time

5-7 weeks



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Bottom-Line Benefits

Effectively apply principles of contract law.
Make better commercial underwriting decisions by understanding how contracts affect a customer’s insurance coverage.

Confidently mitigate the effects of litigation.
Construct a solid foundation in the application of contract and tort law in order to manage and alleviate the effects of insurance litigation.

Enhance your earning potential.
Generate more income while boosting agency relationships by applying agency law to related insurance applications.


"Getting the CPCU designation was the best move I ever made..."

David S. Hershey, CPCU, ARM
Risk Manager
Sprague Energy/ Lexa International

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