|Florida Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company's Risk Management Program consists of various risk management initiatives designed to create opportunities for insureds and other members of the legal profession to learn about legal malpractice risks and ways to manage those risks. FLMIC's Risk Management Program is supplemental to and does not replace resources available from The Florida Bar, its Sections, its Law Office Management Assistance Service (LOMAS) and its Ethics Hotline. For advice on specific legal questions, consult experienced legal counsel or direct ethical inquiries to The Florida Bar's Ethic Hotline at 800-235-8619. Implementation of the suggestions in Florida Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company's Risk Management Program is not warranted, expressly or impliedly, to prevent all legal malpractice claims nor to establish a standard of care. Information may describe conduct that is above the standard of due care. While all materials are carefully researched, no warranty, expressed or implied, is offered regarding the accuracy of the information and reproduction in any manner requires written permission.
A newsletter called the Advisor is published quarterly and contains short articles about legal malpractice risks and general information of interest to attorneys and law firm staffs. You can request to be placed on an electronic mailing list to receive the Advisor free of charge by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Click here to see past copies of the Advisor by topic. Click here to view older copies of the Advisor. Be aware that the law and best practices may have changed since the date of publication of a particular copy of the Advisor. Florida Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company also offers a Speakers Bureau to its insureds, attorneys and members of the legal profession interested in risk management, legal malpractice, professional liability insurance and ethic issues. Most presentations have been approved for 1-2 hours of general or ethic CLE credit from The Florida Bar. There is no speaker fee and travel expenses are usually waived.A Risk Management Tip appears on our home page. A new tip is posted periodically on our homepage and can be emailed to you electronically. If you would like to receive the Risk Management Tip electronically, email your email address to Risk Manager at email@example.com. "Risk Management Tips" which were previously posted are available by looking in the Risk Management Tips - Archive. If you have a topic or tip that you would like to share with others, let us know and send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.. RESOURCES EXCLUSIVE TO POLICYHOLDERS:
The following risk management resources are restricted to our insureds and are accessible by passwords. Passwords can be obtained by sending an email to Risk Manager at email@example.com.
1. Loss Prevention Webinar Series (Coming Soon)
The Loss Prevention Webinar Series is accessible by clicking on the tab above. The 12 module series not only provides practical risk management information but has also been approved for CLE credit from The Florida Bar. There is no additional charge to insureds to participate in the Loss Prevention Webinar Series.
2. Insured Request for Risk Management Assistance
Policyholders are welcome to submit written risk management questions and receive written replies containing various options that can assist in identifying a strategy to manage an identified risk. Send your request to Risk Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org.
3. Practice Management Self-Audit (Coming Soon)
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