Cyber Security Insurance: Four Key Questions to Ask When Speaking to a Broker

As cyber-attacks and data breaches are becoming increasingly commonplace, management and corporate boards are seeking avenues to transfer a wide-range of potential cyber risks through an insurance policy. Mr. Zeichner discusses the four key questions that must be asked by any corporation seeking to obtain...

Video: Godes, Bortnick Square Off On Cyber Coverage

Two highly experienced insurance coverage attorneys - Scott Godes of Dickstein Shapiro and Richard Bortnick of Cozen O'Connor - faced off during the "NetDiligence Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum" held in Philadelphia on June 7 and 8, 2010. Hear what they had to say about coverage...

Videocast: Scott Godes and Richard Bortnick Face Off On: Cyber Insurance for Data Breaches and Advertising Injury, and Defining Publication

Two highly experienced insurance coverage attorneys - Scott Godes of Dickstein Shapiro and Richard Bortnick of Cozen O'Connor - faced off during the "NetDiligence Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum" held in Philadelphia on June 7 and 8, 2010. Hear what they had to say about coverage...

Smaller Companies Should Consider Cyber-Liability Insurance

Smaller companies increasingly are the subject of data breaches and those smaller companies "are the number-one target of cyber-espionage attackers," according to a recent study detailed in a April 24, 2013 CFO.com article entitled "Should You Consider Cyber Insurance?" ( here...

More On ISO’s Just-Filed CGL Data Breach Exclusions

As discussed in the Late-r Notice column in the last issue of Coverage Opinions , there has been much chatter of late about insurance for losses that a business sustains from cyber liability – especially data breaches. Think of a computer network that has been hacked or somehow failed, with the...

Mitigating Cyber Risk: Strategies to Reduce Exposure

By Tyler Gerking It’s official—cybersecurity is now a top-ranked risk at the board level, according to the “ Lloyds Risk Index 2013 .” This should make digital risk a focus of senior corporate management. Those managing corporate risk should leverage the emerging cyber...