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Advisory legal protection insurance

Comprehensive legal advice in all areas of business

Businesses are faced with a wide variety of legal issues. The advisory legal protection insurance module provides companies with comprehensive, first-hand advice on all legal matters. This module can only be taken out as an optional extra to the corporate legal protection insurance BASIC.

Fortuna advisory legal protection insurance

 

Comprehensive advice in all areas of law affecting your company

Advisory legal protection insurance is intended for all companies that would like to have a lawyer they can call on as their own personal point-of-contact. This module ensures you receive comprehensive, tailored legal advice on all legal matters that concern your company.

 

 

What is insured?

  • Across-the-board, tailored legal advice on all legal matters affecting the insured company
  • First-hand legal advice from a team of legal experts – regardless of what cover is held and whether a dispute exists

How you benefit

  • Lawyer as your very own personal contact
  • No deductible, no minimum amount in dispute

How advisory legal protection insurance works

 

Real-life example

Automobile Ltd has to reduce work in the company on account of official instructions. It would like to balance out temporary sharp reductions in employment in order to maintain jobs and is therefore considering making an application for short-time work. Fortuna examines the requirements for short-term work and supports Automobile Ltd in taking further steps.

FAQ

The insurance cover applies to legal issues reported to Fortuna within the term of the contract. The point in time of the event that caused the need for advice is determinant. When the contract comes to an end, the insurance is renewed automatically for one year at a time unless cancelled one month beforehand.

Advisory legal protection insurance has a maximum insured amount of CHF 3,000 per insurance year and provides up to 15 hours of consultation.

Cover applies throughout Switzerland.

Your company and the operating activities of the co-insured companies and subsidiaries listed in your policy.

The premium is based on your company’s operations, revenue, total payroll and number of employees.

Additional MODULES

We offer a range of modules that can be added to corporate legal protection insurance BASIC as optional extras. You are free to choose whichever modules your company most needs to extend its basic cover. In addition to advisory legal protection insurance, the following insurance modules are available:

Supplements your basic insurance by providing extensive worldwide cover in contract disputes. For all companies wishing to protect themselves against the legal and financial risks that may arise in disputes with customers and suppliers.

For companies that use vehicles commercially and wish to insure themselves against disputes involving vehicles and road traffic incidents anywhere in the world. Cover of up to CHF 1,000,000 per legal case for lawyers’ and court fees, expert opinions and other costs of proceedings.

For the owners and landlords of commercial premises who want to protect themselves against disputes involving properties, public planning laws and neighbours rights, or disputes with tenants as a landlord.

For companies that frequently use the internet and are seeking worldwide cover for disputes involving breaches of privacy (cyberbullying), credit card and identity theft (cybercrime), and disputes over domain names. 

For companies that don’t want to handle debt collection themselves and would like to insure the collection of receivables. 15 credit assessments are included.

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