In a recent TechInsurance news article, Hickey Smith partner Jason O. Balogh discussed the legal risks IT professionals face related to data breaches and the protections offered by cyber liability insurance.
The article outlines how cyber liability insurance works, reasons why IT professionals may face lawsuits related to their clients’ data breaches, and how they can protect themselves in the event of a lawsuit.
Read the full article, Cyber Liability Insurance: E&O Insurance’s Secret Weapon.
About Jason Balogh
As a partner with Hickey Smith, Jason brings over a decade of litigation, trial, and appellate experience successfully representing clients in complex, multi-party litigation with liability exposure in the tens of millions. At Hickey Smith, Jason focuses on litigation in the areas of professional liability (including the defense of attorneys, engineers, architects, insurance brokers and agents, and real estate brokers and agents), employment, premises liability, construction defect, and insurance litigation. Read Jason’s complete bio.
About Hickey Smith
Hickey Smith is a law firm purposely designed to deliver legal services with significantly greater efficiency, consistency, and added value. By deconstructing and refining traditional legal processes, applying workflow technology, and collecting and analyzing data, Hickey Smith is transforming the way legal services are delivered today. With an unrivaled combination of disciplined processes, technology expertise, and business leadership, Hickey Smith clients benefit from reduced total legal spend, improved quality, enhanced transparency, actionable insight, simplified management of outside counsel, and increased control. For more information, visit hickeysmith.com.