Media & Intellectual Property

Defend against claims of IP infringement, and can help pursue those who are infringing on patents, copyright or trademark.

Target Classes

  • Advertising agents,
  • artists,
  • audio visual design,
  • broadcasters (digital and traditional),
  • commercial film producers,
  • content creators and providers,
  • copywriters,
  • digital marketing,
  • experiential marketing,
  • freelancer writers,
  • graphic designers,
  • independent contractors such as freelancer producers,
  • editors and directors,
  • influencers (vloggers, youtubers, bloggers, podcasters, social media stars & public figures),
  • licensing risks (i.e. companies or individuals licensing their content to third parties under contract)
  • marketing consultants,
  • new media / digital agencies,
  • photographers and videographers,
  • PR agencies & consultants,
  • press agencies,
  • professions ancillary to the media and communications space, publishers (digital and print), radio stations, social media agencies &
    platforms, travel/creative/research writers and visual effects and editing services.

Disclaimer: All classes and lines of coverage may not be available in all states. For current availability, please contact a Couch Braunsdorf Specialist.

Submission Requirements

  • ACORD form
  • Supplemental application will vary by risk
  • 3-5 year loss runs
  • Statement of values
  • General Liability
  • Property
  • Excess/Umbrella
  • Crime
  • Tailored Products

Exclusive Programs

  • Binding Authority
  • Hired and Non-Owned Auto
  • Innkeepers’ Liability (hotels/motels)
  • Liquor Liability (hotels/motels)
  • Assault and Battery
  • Building
  • Building Personal Property
  • Business Income
  • Basic, Broad or Special Form
  • Replacement Cost or Actual Cost Value
  • Equipment Breakdown
  • Inland Marine
  • Flood and Earthquake
  • Ordinance or Law
  • Brokerage, binding and program capability
  • A.M. Best “A-” or better markets
  • Admitted and non-admitted carriers
  • Available nationwide
  • Monoline and package available
  • Low minimum premiums