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UK: Cyber Essentials insurance industry backs new government cyber security initiative

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 11 2014

On 5 June a new government initiative went live aimed at encouraging businesses to protect themselves from the ever-growing risks of cybercrime. This

A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Indonesia, Myanmar, United Kingdom
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  • March 7 2013

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) and institutional bodies have published the following guidance in relation to corporate governance and

Data security mega breaches

  • RPC
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 26 2014

Not only is the overall number of data breaches increasing but the size of the "mega breaches" is on an upward trajectory. This article considers

Behind the curve are legal & regulatory concerns preventing UK financial service companies from fully harnessing social media?

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • August 23 2013

Today's consumers want to engage in a new way with the companies from which they buy goods and services. Although some UK financial services

Financial services update march 17 2014 industry news

  • Winston & Strawn LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 17 2014

On March 13th, the Bank of England proposed new rules that would require virtually every financial firm to include in their employment contracts

General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
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  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have

Cyber risks - a review of cyber liability issues and data breach response

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • January 15 2015

While the cyber insurance (and reinsurance) market continues to develop, both insurers and insureds face uncertainty in writing and buying cyber

U.K. Regulator fines insurance company for data security breach

  • Herzog Fox & Neeman
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 7 2015

On 20 February 2015, the U.K. Information Commissioner's Office ("ICO") fined Staysure.co.uk Ltd ("Staysure"), an online travel insure, £175,000 for

FCA issues guidance on how firms should use social media for financial promotions

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 17 2015

The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published its guidance on using social media for financial promotions. In the guidance, the FCA made

Government releases report on cyber security insurance

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 31 2015

The Government has published a report, "UK cyber security: the role of insurance in managing and mitigating the risk", which evaluates how insurance