Every day the media reports another major cyber breach. No person or corporation is immune. And the inevitable class action privacy breach lawsuits follow. The trend among courts and government regulators has been to allow these suits to proceed to discovery and beyond. The associated costs are increasing exponentially. Become better informed by a debate on cyber risks and litigation, crisis management, loss control, the applicability of insurance and cyber risk strategies by joining us on January 11, 2013 at Aramark’s Philadelphia office.
The panelists will be Scott Godes from Dickstein Shapiro and Richard Bortnick from Cozen and O’Connor. Scott Godes is counsel in the Insurance Coverage Practice and focuses on representing corporate policyholders in insurance coverage disputes. He is a seasoned litigator who has extensive experience in trying complex insurance coverage disputes, including class actions, in state, federal, bankruptcy, and appellate courts, as well as in commercial arbitrations. He is currently co-leader of the firm’s Cyber Security Insurance Coverage Initiative.
Richard Bortnick, from Cozen & O’Connor is a member resident in Cozen O’Connor’s Philadelphia office. He litigates and counsels U.S. and international clients on cyber and technology, directors’ and officers’ liability, securities fraud, professional liability, insurance coverage, products liability, and commercial litigation cases. He also drafts professional liability insurance policies of varying types, including Cyber/Tech policies, and is co-publisher of the cyber industry blog, Cyberinquirer.com.
Moderating the discussion will be Art Boyle, Vice President of Enterprise Risk at Radian Group.
Here are the time and location details:
DATE: Friday, January 11th from 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
LOCATION: Aramark office, Center City, Philadelphia
Please be sure to join us! Click here to register.
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