8 07, 2021

PLUS Midwest Chapter: The Peaks and Pits of Artificial Intelligence

By |2021-11-16T12:43:25-06:00July 8, 2021|@PLUS, Chapters, Cyber, PL Insurance|0 Comments

The PLUS Midwest Chapter came together with an excellent panel of speakers to discuss the peaks and pits of artificial intelligence in the professional liability industry. Bronson Smith moderates Kirsten Charlton, Rich Gatz, and Chris Hedenberg in their conversation about how AI might affect the professional liability industry, what benefits it may bring, and what insurers and brokers should watch out for as this technology becomes more widely available. Listen to the full episode of the podcast below, or listen on the PLUS Connect App: Kirsten Charlton is the US Head of Business Strategy & Operations at Argo Group. Over [...]

29 06, 2021

The Growing Biometric Privacy Liability

By |2021-06-29T11:39:47-05:00June 29, 2021|@PLUS, Cyber, Guest Blog, PL Insurance|0 Comments

Jonathan Meer is a partner in the New York office of the law firm of Wilson Elser.  Jonathan focuses his practice on insurance coverage, including monitoring and coverage determinations, with a concentration on directors and officers (D&O), professional errors and omissions (E&O), lawyers’ (LPL), employment practices and cyber liability programs.  He can be reached via email at jonathan.meer@wilsonelser.com or by phone at (212) 915-5639.   In the past 20 years, the number of electronic privacy statutes enacted in the United States and abroad has grown substantially. These laws, from the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to California’s Consumer Privacy [...]

28 04, 2021

Ransomware in 2021: Three Trends Cyber Insurers are Seeing Now

By |2021-04-28T13:36:07-05:00April 28, 2021|@PLUS, Cyber, Guest Blog, PL Insurance|0 Comments

Lauren Winchester is Vice President of Smart Breach Response for Corvus Insurance. In this role, Lauren guides policyholders of all sizes through cyber security incidents, ensuring efficient coordination of counsel, digital forensics firms, and other key incident response resources. She also manages Corvus’s risk mitigation services, such as tabletop exercises and incident response planning, that are designed to minimize the frequency and severity of data breaches. Lauren has handled over 1,000 cybersecurity incidents for organizations in healthcare, financial services, higher education, retail, professional services and more. The nation-state hack of SolarWinds, thought to be an act of espionage, has stolen [...]

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