Author Archive | Scott Godes

Please check out: “Will Insurance Cover Target’s $19 Million MasterCard Settlement?”

Please check out: “Will Insurance Cover Target’s $19 Million MasterCard Settlement?” I wrote a post that discusses card brand liabilities – the demands from payment card brands and payment card processors after a data breach of credit card and debit card numbers – and getting cyberinsurance to cover those liabilities.  The post discusses Target’s disclosure […]

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Pleased to be quoted in “As technology expands, so does liability.”

Pleased to be quoted in “As technology expands, so does liability.” As noted previously here, at Barnes & Thornburg LLP‘s Policyholder Protection blog, I’m pleased to note that I was quoted in Advisen‘s  Cyber Risk Network‘s article, “As technology expands, so does liability.” For further details, I welcome you to check out the original post. Disclaimer: This blog is for […]

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Pleased to be quoted in “Increased Cyber Losses Means More Insurance Coverage Disputes.”

Pleased to be quoted in “Increased Cyber Losses Means More Insurance Coverage Disputes.” As noted previously here, at Barnes & Thornburg LLP‘s Policyholder Protection blog, I’m pleased to note that I was quoted in Business Insurance’s article, “Increased Cyber Losses Means More Insurance Coverage Disputes.” For further details, I welcome you to check out the original post. Disclaimer: This blog […]

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Pleased to be quoted in “Insurers Cover Fraction of Costs in Catholic Dioceses’ Clergy Abuse Cases.”

Pleased to be quoted in “Insurers Cover Fraction of Costs in Catholic Dioceses’ Clergy Abuse Cases.” As noted previously here, at Barnes & Thornburg LLP‘s Policyholder Protection blog, I’m pleased to note that I was quoted in Business Insurance’s article, “Insurers cover fraction of costs in Catholic dioceses’ clergy abuse cases.” For further details, I welcome you to check […]

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Please check out: “5 Tips For Reviewing And Buying Cyberinsurance.”

Law360 published an article that I wrote with tips for buying and reviewing cyberinsurance, with special tips for retailers who are considering buying or reviewing cyberinsurance policies. The article is “5 Tips for Reviewing and Buying Cyberinsurance.”  With the recent rash of cyberattacks, data breaches, and other incidents affecting retailers around the country, it is a […]

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Rodd Zolkos and Bill Kenealy quote me in their article, “Target tested by holiday credit card data breach.”

Rodd Zolkos And Bill Kenealy wrote an article for Business Insurance discussing the alleged data breach that Target Corporation suffered in late 2013, titled, “Target tested by holiday credit card data breach.” The lede is: The Target Corp. data breach that exposed 40 million shoppers’ debit and credit card account information has caused lawsuits, state […]

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Please join me for IAPP’s Global Privacy Summit, March 5-7, 2014 in Washington, DC!

I’m excited to announce that I’m going to be presenting a session on insurance coverage issues relating to data privacy and cybersecurity at the upcoming International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit.  It’s a premier privacy conference for privacy professionals, in house counsel, risk managers, and others who are interested in privacy and […]

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