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Law Firms Partner To Represent Hurricane-Damaged Hotels

Law Firms Partner To Represent Hurricane-Damaged Hotels

Two law firms with experience in the lodging industry are teaming up to support hotel owners in the wake of massive destruction caused by flooding and winds from hurricanes Harvey and Irma. Texas-based Patel Gaines and Florida-based Farrell & Patel ...

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Hospitality-Based Charities Tap Guests’ Desire To Do Good

Hospitality-Based Charities Tap Guests’ Desire To Do Good

In the hotel industry, more and more brands are placing an emphasis on corporate social responsibility. Some of these brands are thinking outside of simply making charitable donations and are implementing initiatives that engage travelers and target aid to specific ...

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U.S. Domestic Travel and Road Trips On the Rise

U.S. Domestic Travel and Road Trips On the Rise

ORLANDO–Domestic vacations now make up 85 percent of total U.S. vacations, according to MMGY Global’s 2017 Portrait of American Travelers. During the past 12 months, 13.9 million more vacations were taken within the U.S. compared to internationally. The rising preference ...

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Expedia Invests $26 Million in ALICE

Expedia Invests $26 Million in ALICE

New York–Hotel operations platform ALICE has secured $26 million in Series B funding from online travel giant, Expedia, Inc. The completed investment makes Expedia a majority shareholder in ALICE and deepens the commercial cooperation between the two companies that was ...

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Rockbridge RTRX Event Raises $1 Million for Cancer Research

Rockbridge RTRX Event Raises $1 Million for Cancer Research

Columbus, Ohio–Rockbridge hosted the sixth-annual leadership and innovation event, Rock the Road Experience (RTRX) held August 3-6, 2017 in Columbus, Ohio. RTRX united business leaders through the triple bottom line theme of business, inspiration, and purpose. Proceeds, sponsorship, and team ...

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Insurance Coverage for Employee’s Claims

Insurance Coverage for Employee’s Claims

Liability insurance policies typically have an exclusion barring coverage for claims brought by the insured’s own employees. Such employer’s liability exclusions do not apply, however, when claims are brought against one insured by another insured’s employees, which occurs frequently because ...

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