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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


Financial Regulatory Developments 7 November - Financial Conduct Authority (FCA)
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • November 7 2014

FCA has launched a consultation on a proposed charge cap on auto-enrolment funds and banning certain charging practices in relation to contract-based


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


Data security mega breaches
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • 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


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


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


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


Real insight - property update - July 2013
  • Mishcon de Reya
  • Germany, United Kingdom
  • July 31 2013

The German Competition Authority is the latest body to investigate whether "best price" clauses infringe both domestic and EU competition law. These


UK: price comparison websites are failing to meet FCA and consumer expectations
  • Hogan Lovells
  • United Kingdom
  • July 24 2014

Price Comparison Websites (PCWs) are increasingly popular among consumers and are a key distribution channel for retail general insurance products