Cyber Insurance: What You Need to Know in 2012

Broadcast Date: Monday, August 27, 2012 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET)
CLE Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination Of Bias Online
Robert D. Laurie
Travis Crabtree
Rebecca Woods
Jeanne Oronzio Wermuth CPCU, CIC, ARM
John Coletti
John Merchant
Neil Robinson


About Seiger Gfeller Laurie LLP

Seiger Gfeller Laurie (“SGL”) is a boutique law firm comprised of litigators from some of the largest law firms in the United States. SGL provides litigation and counseling to clients in a broad array of markets, including financial services, sports and recreation and manufacturing, including medical devices. Among other clients, SGL is national counsel to a number of insurance companies, including life, health and property and casualty. SGL attorneys have significant experience in coverage and claims litigation and advice, ranging from coverage determinations, claims handling and defense of claims (including trial and appeals) to coverage and bad faith litigation. SGL attorneys have represented insurance companies in some of the highest-profile insurance coverage disputes, including disputes arising from the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center and the Central Artery / Tunnel Project (“Big Dig”) in Boston, Massachusetts. SGL has commenced and defended declaratory judgment actions (and arbitrations) in numerous jurisdictions across the U.S. and in a wide scope of product lines. SGL attorneys also regularly assist domestic and international insurance companies with regulatory compliance, product development, risk management and policy construction.


About Looper Reed & McGraw, P.C.

Founded in 1985, Looper Reed & McGraw is a full-service, Texas based law firm with more than 100 lawyers practicing in Houston, Dallas and Tyler. Looper Reed & McGraw offers a wide range of legal services including business litigation, corporate transactions, oil & gas, tax planning and litigation, real estate, healthcare, trusts and estates, employment law, family law, internet law and bankruptcy. For more information,


About Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Seyfarth Shaw LLP was founded in 1945 and has more than 800 lawyers across eleven offices. We have offices in Washington, D.C., Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Houston, Los Angeles, New York, Sacramento, San Francisco, and London. We handle issues for our clients in all key areas including investments, real estate, labor and employment, construction, corporate and finance, employee benefits, environmental, government contracts, intellectual property, commercial litigation, securities litigation, trade secrets, trusts and estates, and workouts and bankruptcy.



Seyfarth has been recognized among in-house counsel as ‘Best of the Best’ for client service among the 2012 BTI Consulting Group’s Client Service A-Team and being named among the Top 10 in the Financial Times U.S. Innovative Lawyers Report in 2011.


About The Graham Company

The Graham Company is an insurance brokerage and consulting firm committed to enhancing employee safety and business viability through an action oriented approach to risk management. In business for over 50 years, The Graham Company focuses on customizing property and casualty, surety, and employee benefits programs for its clients. With its uniquely proactive approach to managing risk, The Graham Company is redefining what it means to be a broker because it believes Actions Matter. To learn more about The Graham Company,


About XL Group

XL Group plc, through its subsidiaries, is a global insurance and reinsurance company providing property, casualty and specialty products to industrial, commercial and professional firms, insurance companies and other enterprises throughout the world. XL Group plc’s insurance companies offer property, casualty, professional and specialty insurance products globally. XL Group is the global brand used by XL Group plc’s insurance subsidiaries. XL is the company clients look to for answers to their most complex risks and to help move their world forward. To learn more, visit


About Freedom Specialty Insurance Company

Freedom Specialty Insurance Company


About RAND Europe