Legal

New rules will hit business insurance protection programmes

The cost implications of a claim that exceeds your insurance cover can be devastating. A business and its directors could become liable to meet the uninsured costs above your limit of indemnity. We have been advocating for the past year that our clients give strong consideration to increasing their liability limits...

Cyber risk impact on your D&O protection

They say that developments from the US eventually migrate to the UK. In respect of directors’ personal accountability, there is an increasing trend in the US for directors to be sued for failings in cyber risk protection. The directors of companies such as Sony, Target and Adobe are facing lawsuits and class...

Cyber Risk Security: 14 is the new 8

The CBI Cyber Risk Security Conference attendee line-up included a few companies who make their living scaring you about cyber and data exposures. As such, the event had the potential to revolve around these companies pushing their products to the audience. Thankfully, it wasn’t, and companies such as CGI, Sophos,...