Pivoting? You should probably call your insurance broker

September 13, 2017By Benjamin ZeitzCase Studies, Directors & Officers, Errors & Omissions Insurance, General Liability No Comments

It’s been a tough year for retail. Just ask J.C. Penny, Macy’s or Target. As e-commerce continues to overtake retail (thanks Amazon), traditional retailers need to employ different strategies to satisfy customers. In other words, it’s time to start pivoting. Startups are all too familiar with pivoting, and many startups do so at least once. Sounds … Read More

FS ALERT: Equifax data breach

September 8, 2017By Matt McKennaCyber Liability, FS ALERT No Comments

Equifax data breach On Thursday, September 7th, consumer credit reporting agency Equifax announced they had been the target of a data breach. According to the agency, the records of 143 million Americans have been compromised by an attack which was discovered on July 29th. Stolen data include names, birthdays, addresses, social security numbers and (in … Read More

#Whatis: cyber insurance, crime insurance, & social engineering insurance

July 13, 2017By Rachel JenkinsCrime Insurance, Cyber Liability, Featured No Comments

Most people have heard of cyber insurance. News of cyber breaches grace the headlines almost weekly these days. But are you really covered for all types of thefts committed using the latest technology? The answer is probably not, especially if you aren’t purchasing crime insurance. Let’s take a look at what you’re covered for under … Read More