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The Professional Liability Underwriting Society (PLUS) was founded in 1986 by industry professionals who recognized the need for a forum for individuals involved in the field of professional liability. The Society is a non-profit organization with membership open to persons interested in the promotion and development of the professional liability industry. Membership consists of over 6,500 individuals, representing over 1,000 companies active in the many fields of professional liability. PLUS currently receives the support of more than 200 companies through corporate membership. PLUS is recognized as the primary source of professional liability educational programs and seminars, assistance to its members to help serve clients, and information regarding professional liability. The Society is continually seeking new means to fulfill its mission statement and better serve its members.

Rod Beckstrom Discusses Cyber Security and Metasploit

From the 2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium luncheon keynote “Preparing for Cyber Armageddon: What are the Threats and How Can Your Company Protect Itself?,” Rod Beckstrom of the Beckstrom Group looks at some of the statistics relating to cyber threats and small businesses, including what Metasploit is and why you need to know about it.

Did you know more than 71% of attacks target firms with fewer than 100 employees?

PLUS members can view this entire presentation in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Selling Cyber Insurance to Professional Services Firms

From the 2015 PLUS Cyber Liability Symposium session “How to Sell Cyber Insurance to Different Industries,” Mickey Estey of RT Specialty and Michael Lamprecht of BigData Insure, LLC discuss cyber exposures for professional services firms.

According to the presentation, 75% of professional firms will have cyber coverage by the end of 2016. Do you agree with that statistic?

PLUS members can view this entire session in the PLUS Multimedia Library.

Texas Chapter Discusses Oil & Gas Sector

On September 3 the PLUS Texas Chapter gathered in Houston for an educational session on “An Industry in Flux: Lessons from the Oil & Gas Sector.” Attendees heard from insiders from the insurance and energy industries as they discussed legal exposures, merger and acquisition considerations, and more.

Following the attendees gathered for a networking reception. Thank you to everyone who made this event a great success!