A director or an officer of a company may face a situation of being personally sued while discharging his duty in his/her official capacity. Publicly held companies have two to three times as many claims made against their directors and officers than privately or closely held companies.
- Sexual harassment.
- Wrongful termination.
- Nepotism & favouritism.
- Negligent evaluation.
- Deprivation of career opportunity.
- Wrongful infliction of emotional distress.