ForeFront

Risk-Based Approaches to Cybersecurity

Risk-Based Approaches to Cybersecurity

Existing frameworks can help guide companies to improve cybersecurity practices.

 
Insuring Against Social Engineering Attacks

Insuring Against Social Engineering Attacks

Two key legal decisions have helped clarify social engineering coverage conditions.

 
Using Contracts to Curb Cyberrisks

Using Contracts to Curb Cyberrisks

The right contract language can help reduce an organization’s third-party cyberrisk exposure.

 
Oroville Dam Highlights Infrastructure Risks

Oroville Dam Highlights Infrastructure Risks

The near-collapse of a California dam underlines the perils of decaying infrastructure.

 
The Real Risks of Fake News

The Real Risks of Fake News

Fake news stories and misinformation can waste valuable time and resources.

 
W-2 Phishing Scam Targets Tax Season

W-2 Phishing Scam Targets Tax Season

Fraudsters are using business email compromise techniques to steal W-2 information.

 
Determining the Arbitration Obligation

Determining the Arbitration Obligation

Policyholders are often surprised to find that their policies require arbitration for disputes.

 
Six Cyber Issues for the Trump Administration

Six Cyber Issues for the Trump Administration

Cybersecurity threats present a number of policy challenges for the new president.

 
Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Low Margins Put Shipping at Risk

Market conditions in the shipping industry may mean crises for cargo companies.

 
Using Social Media to Fight Fraud

Using Social Media to Fight Fraud

Insurance companies are finding ways to leverage information from social media to combat fraud.

 
Improving Workers Comp Through Data

Improving Workers Comp Through Data

Incorporating data analytics into workers comp case management lowers costs and boosts results.

 
How to Excuse Late Notice to an Insurer

How to Excuse Late Notice to an Insurer

Providing prompt notice of a claim is necessary to preserve coverage, but the law allows exceptions.

 
The 2017 Cybersecurity Landscape

The 2017 Cybersecurity Landscape

Experts believe these seven threats may pose the greatest cyberrisks for businesses this year.

 
Preparing for New Pay Equity Requirements

Preparing for New Pay Equity Requirements

The EEOC plans to use data from an employer report to drive pay discrimination investigations.

 
The Legal Risk of Risk Registers

The Legal Risk of Risk Registers

Risk registers provide valuable information on business exposures, but may also increase liability.