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IT & insurance
  • 1 Chancery Lane
  • United Kingdom
  • March 1 2015

Times are changing for us. Two issues that highlight that are information technology and insurance. Many courts have previously promulgated guidance


U.K. Regulator fines insurance company for data security breach
  • Herzog Fox & Neeman
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Time to order a cyber risks policy with extra extortion topping?
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • August 4 2014

In a news story that will send a chill through almost every business that holds customer data, it was reported last month that cyber criminals had


FCA's Thematic Review into price comparison websites in the general insurance sector
  • CMS Cameron McKenna
  • United Kingdom
  • July 17 2014

On 16th July 2014, the FCA published the results of its Thematic Review into price comparison websites ("PCWs") in the general insurance sector. The


FCA publish findings on price comparison website review
  • A&L Goodbody
  • United Kingdom
  • August 6 2014

On 16 July 2014, the FCA published the findings of its thematic review of price comparison website (PCWs) for private motor, home and travel


UK: Cyber Essentials insurance industry backs new government cyber security initiative
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


Behind the curve are legal & regulatory concerns preventing UK financial service companies from fully harnessing social media?
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


The Bank of England launches new framework to test for cyber vulnerabilities in the financial sector
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 16 2014

On 12 June 2014, Andrew Gracie of the Bank of England launched a framework ("CBEST") to facilitate testing to identify the areas in which the


Cyber risks - a review of cyber liability issues and data breach response
  • Taylor Wessing
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 15 2015

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


FCA issues guidance on how firms should use social media for financial promotions
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • 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