The Protective Shield In A High Stakes Game

The Protective Shield In A High Stakes Game Article by John Chapman and Adam Stephens   A reading of certain recent cases may strike terror in the hearts of directors and officers. In Onex Corp. v. American Home Assurance Co. [2013] 114 O.R. (3d) 161, the personal defendants incurred defence costs of $35 million en route to a $9.25 milli...
Posted: 8/16/2013 3:53:48 PM by MSI

Data Compromise and Identity Theft

A recent publication from Munich RE outlines the risks and exposures of a data breach.  The frequency of losses resulting from data breach and identity theft has been increasing drastically.  Munich RE has provided a list of recent examples of today's information risks.  For a list of the complete report outlining in detail ea...
Posted: 8/13/2013 10:59:06 AM by MSI

Demand for Cyber Liability Insurance Increases

The increased threat and vulnerability that companies face with regards to online attacks is growing. Businesses are looking at ways to mitigate this exposure through added security measures, dedicated IT partners, enhanced fire wall protection, added passwords, encryption and cyber liability insurance. We are starting to see a rise in the inte...
Posted: 8/1/2013 9:07:13 AM by MSI

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