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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.

Fifty-five Percent of Communication is Non-Verbal

Jan Hargrave, noted body language expert and author, shares interesting statistics and anecdotes about body language, including a tip for determining who is telling the truth under oath in court.

Ms. Hargrave is a compelling and fascinating speaker – don’t miss her in-person on October 8 in New York at the upcoming Women’s Leadership Network event. All are welcome, and PLUS members can attend for only $95. Tables of ten are also available – full details are on the PLUS website.

Neil deGrasse Tyson on Scientific Breakthroughs

As you may be aware, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson is scheduled as a keynote speaker at the 2014 PLUS Conference, November 5-7 in Las Vegas.

Recently we at PLUS Blog had the chance to chat with Dr. Tyson about the universe, his personal philosophies and other topics that we found interesting. In case you missed it, you can view last week’s clip here.

In our new clip for this week, we ask Dr. Tyson:

“What one scientific breakthrough or widely held belief, that was later determined to be untrue, had the greatest impact on our understanding of the universe?”

Don’t miss your chance to hear Dr. Tyson speak live in November at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas – register for the 2014 PLUS Conference today. 

 

Cyber Crime: Costs, Severity and Response

What are the true costs of cyber crime, and which types of businesses are most at risk? Those are a few of the questions addressed by Matt Donovan of Hiscox USA in this clip from “Cyber Crime: Crime of the 21st Century” from the 2014 PLUS Professional Risk and Cyber Liability Symposia.

For much more on this growing sector of professional liability insurance join PLUS in Las Vegas for the 2014 Conference, November 5-7 at Caesars Palace. Register now, then return here to watch this great video clip.

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