Tag Archives: California

Northwest Data Breach Laws Are Changing—Is Your Cyber Insurance Keeping Up?

Legal requirements for managing consumer data and handling data breaches are changing, so now is a good time to check your cyber insurance to make sure that it is keeping up. New Oregon Law + Proposed Washington Law + California CCPA = Increasing Business Risk. Oregon’s amended data breach notification law, effective January 1, 2020, creates breach … Continue Reading

Lessons From CNA’s Suit to Avoid Covering a Hospital Cyber-Breach

A few weeks ago the insurance-coverage community experienced a watershed event: the first publicized lawsuit by an insurer for a declaration of “no coverage” under a cyber-insurance policy. The case is Columbia Casualty Company v. Cottage Health Systems, filed in the Central District of California, and the issue is the insured’s compliance with a pledge … Continue Reading
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