Considering a cyber insurance purchase can quickly become a confusing and overwhelming task. In this webinar, a team of ILTA members who have recently traveled the path of purchasing cyber insurance will offer tips and talk about the lessons they learned in the process. We'll also be joined by insurance brokers specializing in cyber insurance for law firms.
- Establishing a business case
- The current cyber insurance market
- Preparing to purchase a policy
- What to expect during the application process
During the live event there were questions about sample cyber insurance applications. Below are materials provided by our sponsors:
- Cyber Information website: http://www.safeprotectsolutions.com/. The website describes "SafeLaw" Lawyers Cyber Risk Coverage Highlights, Cyber Risk Services, Sample Claims, Lawyers Professional Liability Gap Analysis, Side by Side Comparisons, and a few words about their company.
- Two sample Cyber application forms:
If you liked this content, check out the second webinar in this two part series “Purchasing a Cyber Insurance Policy”
Jack Huddleston, Ph.D. is the Director of Administration for Thomas Horstemeyer, a boutique intellectual property law firm. He previously served 20 years in the United States Air Force, 17 years in the Judge Advocate General Corps. Jack is a recognized subject matter expert in business, law firm and human resource management, and teaches and develops graduate courses in HRM, ethics and leadership. He is a member of the ALA, ILTA and SHRM, and has been interviewed and published in multiple professional magazines.
Debbie Novy is a senior manager at Hunton & Williams, where she leads the information governance and security program, and is a member of the cross-functional IT security group and emergency management team. With over 25 years of experience in law firm technology and operations, she handles client security assessments and ensures the firm maintains appropriate IT security and governance controls. Debbie is a member of ILTA, the North Texas Infraguard Chapter and the North Texas Information Security Systems Association.
Gary G. Beck, AAI, BCFE has been in the insurance industry since 1975. He was the corporate risk manager for what is now United Airlines and, since 1980, has been the President/CEO of The Beck Company, a risk management, brokerage and consulting firm, where he chairs the professional services practice group. Gary holds several degrees, including an LL.M (Master of Laws).
Richard Creel is a Broker Specialist with over 25 years of experience developing sophisticated placements for professional entities, placing primary/excess and quota share lines of coverages for professional, employment practices, management and cyber liability, fiduciary insurance and regulatory errors and omissions. His experience includes retail broking, program development, lawyers professional underwriting, client stewardship, risk assessment, policy analysis and claims advocacy. Rick holds RPLU, ASLI and MLIS insurance certifications.
Recorded on 1-25-17