Insurance Coverage for Data Breaches: What Every Firm Needs to Know in 2015

Broadcast Date: Monday, March 09, 2015 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm (ET)
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Elissa Doroff
Matthew McCabe
Gregory J. May
Erin L. Webb
Kenneth M. Labbate
Joshua Katz


About XL Group

XL Group plc (NYSE: XL), 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.  Through flexible underwriting, industry expertise and award-winning claims systems, XL Group’s Cyber & Technology team delivers innovative insurance solutions to clients around the world. To learn more, visit


About Marsh FINPRO

Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. Marsh helps clients succeed by defining, designing, and delivering innovative industry-specific solutions that help them effectively manage risk. Marsh’s approximately 27,000 colleagues work together to serve clients in more than 130 countries. Marsh is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and people. With 57,000 colleagues worldwide and annual revenue exceeding US$13 billion, Marsh & McLennan Companies is also the parent company of Guy Carpenter, a global leader in providing risk and reinsurance intermediary services; Mercer, a global leader in talent, health, retirement, and investment consulting; and Oliver Wyman, a global leader in management consulting. Follow Marsh on Twitter @MarshGlobal, or on LinkedIn, Facebook, and YouTube.


About Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP offers the strength and resources of attorneys and professional staff experienced in a range of services. Our attorneys provide advice and counsel in litigation, corporate, economic development, securities, finance, intellectual property, government relations, regulatory, and other needs of clients ranging from private individuals to large businesses, including many publicly held companies. For more information, visit


About Dickstein Shapiro

Founded in 1953, Dickstein Shapiro is internationally recognized for its work with clients, from start-ups to Fortune 500 corporations. Dickstein Shapiro provides strategic counsel and develops multidisciplinary legal solutions by leveraging its core strengths—litigation, regulatory, transactions, and advocacy—to successfully advance clients’ business interests.


About Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass

Founded in 1933, Mound Cotton Wollan & Greengrass is one of the oldest and most respected law firms in New York City, offering preeminent legal services in a wide array of practice areas. Based in New York’s financial district, Mound Cotton is primarily engaged in litigation with vast experience in complex disputes in numerous jurisdictions across the US and abroad.


About Weisbrod Matteis & Copley

Weisbrod Matteis & Copley PLLC is a boutique law firm based in Washington, D.C.  The firm litigates and tries cases throughout the United States, and was one of only ten firms in the country named by The National Law Journal to its 2014 Litigation Boutiques Hot List.  The firm specializes in cases involving commercial and financial disputes (including supply chain and manufacturing matters); insurance coverage (always on behalf of policyholders, never on behalf of insurers); and intellectual property (including patent, copyright and trade secret matters).  The firm’s lawyers have excellent academic credentials, and most previously worked at major international firms.  The firm primarily represents plaintiffs, but some clients also retain the firm to represent them as defendants.