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A.M. Best's Insurance Law Podcast Discusses Emerging Global Cyber Ransom Threats

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A.M. Best and Best's Insurance Professionals and Claims
Resource
have released the latest installment of the Insurance
Law Podcast, a series that examines timely claims and insurance issues
from a legal perspective.

This episode discusses the increase in cyber ransom attacks worldwide,
their impact on claims, and C-suite's strategic responses.

The podcast features attorneys from Insurance Law Global, a network of
law firms focused on globalization and the needs of the insurance
industry. Ed Lewis, a partner at U.K. law firm Weightmans
LLP
, specializes in cyber insurance and related data protection, and
privacy liabilities. David Mackenzie, a partner with Blaney
McMurtry LLP
in Ontario, focuses on cyber, information and privacy
risk, and related coverage matters. David Shannon is a shareholder at Marshall
Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin
in Philadelphia and leads their
Privacy & Data Security Practice Group.

Weightmans
LLP
, Blaney
McMurtry LLP
, and Marshall
Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin
are Qualified Members of Best's
Recommended Insurance Attorneys,
a claims industry resource that has
featured qualified legal counsel, independent insurance adjusting
services and expert service providers since 1929.

Listen or subscribe to the Insurance
Law Podcast
.

A.M. Best is a trusted source of insurance market insight and data,
and the only global credit rating organization with a unique focus on
the insurance industry. Best's Credit Ratings are a recognized indicator
of insurer financial strength and creditworthiness. Visit
www.ambest.com
for more information.

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