Presentation On Cyber-Crimes Liability Disputes

June 17, 2013

cyber tech generic password 5The Bermuda Foundation For Insurance Studies [BFIS] will be co-hosting a presentation on Wednesday [July 10] by BFIS Donor Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP on the emerging liability disputes surrounding cyber-crime.

The presentation is at the Fairmont Hamilton Princess from 5.00pm – 6.00pm with a cocktail reception to follow.

“Following their recent well-received presentation to the Lloyds market in London, Drinker Biddle partners William Corbett and Robert Vinci will discuss liability for data security breaches under traditional commercial insurance policies, effectiveness of exclusions in traditional commercial insurance policies, policies seeking to cover U.S. cyber liability risks [including regulatory fines for breaches] and will share their experiences and provide tips on drafting policies and handling claims”, a spokesperson said.

“William T. Corbett, Jr. is a senior litigation partner at Drinker Biddle & Reath and former head of the firm’s Insurance Practice Group. He concentrates his practice in the areas of coverage and extra-contractual liability litigation and counseling in all property/casualty and professional insurance lines, with a well-developed specialty in appellate work.

“Robert M. Vinci is a litigation partner at Drinker Biddle & Reath and a vice chair of the firm’s Insurance Coverage Practice Group. Mr. Vinci’s practice encompasses a wide variety of complex litigation matters in state and federal courts throughout the country, including issues of insurance coverage, products liability and professional liability”.

For more information on BFIS and registration please see the BFIS website.

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