5 Important Tools for Hiring Employees for Your Startup

November 18, 2014By Carl NiedbalaEmployment Practices Liability, Featured, Risk Management Tips No Comments

Hiring Employees for Your Startup – 5 major considerations Ramping up hiring to scale the business is an exciting time for a startup.  It’s not uncommon to double or triple the workforce year after year once this process starts, particularly for venture-backed companies.  In order to avoid a “runaway train” effect when hiring employees your … Read More

EPLI Risk Exposure Checklist for Startups

February 28, 2014By Carl NiedbalaEmployment Practices Liability, Risk Management Tips No Comments

  Last week we posted about the importance of Employment Practices Liability Insurance (“EPLI”) for rapidly growing startup companies.  If you read that post, it should be pretty clear why there’s so much risk exposure related to employment practices.  I wanted to follow up that post with a quick EPLI risk exposure checklist for startups.  Here’s … Read More

A Brief Look at User Authentication Techniques

December 13, 2013By Carl NiedbalaCyber Liability, Risk Management Tips No Comments

  Almost every client we work with stores or uses some sort of Personal Identifiable Information (“PII”).  This probably reflects our apparent desire to have seamless/uber equivalents for literally every possible purchase of goods and services.  In any case, there’s a lot of personal data floating around the interwebs these days.  That should make security … Read More