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Cyber and Data Risk

What can we take from the Data Protection Commission’s first fine?

What can we take from the Data Protection Commission’s first fine?

The child and family agency, Tusla, has become the first organisation in Ireland to be fined by the Data Protection Commission (the “DPC”) for breache ...

Insurance Policies in LatAm in times of COVID-19

Insurance Policies in LatAm in times of COVID-19

Tal como lo prometimos en nuestra Alerta anterior, y como una forma de aportar a la clarificación de las inquietudes y dudas que el mercado asegurador ...

Remote Working: Briefing Note - March 2020

Remote Working: Briefing Note - March 2020

Together, we are all facing many challenges as we adapt to new ways of doing business. Handling information, both ours and our clients, is what we do ...

Coronavirus and Cyber Risks

Coronavirus and Cyber Risks

The staggering advance of the coronavirus is not only having serious implications on health systems around the world, but cybercriminals are taking ad ...

Cyber-attack - Mexico Ministry of Economy

Cyber-attack - Mexico Ministry of Economy

Cyber breach reported by the Mexican Ministry of Economy and extortion demands by fraudsters. According to certain press reports, on 23rd February 202 ...

Commercial allocations of liability in the international commodities trade

Commercial allocations of liability in the international commodities trade

The international commodities market is a complex one. The Commercial Court has considered how to allocate liability within that market when it is dis ...

Climate change for senior managers - Deadline for PRA risk management compliance passes

Climate change for senior managers - Deadline for PRA risk management compliance passes

Earlier this year, the Prudential Regulatory Authority (“PRA”) published a supervisory statement (SS3/19) entitled “Enhancing banks’ and insurers’ app ...

Are "claims made" policies legal in Peru?

Are "claims made" policies legal in Peru?

The insurance industry in Peru experienced exponential growth between 2006 to 2016, expanding to be the sixth largest insurance market in Latin Americ ...

Are SMEs leaving the door ajar allowing cyber-criminals to sneak in?

Are SMEs leaving the door ajar allowing cyber-criminals to sneak in?

It has been well publicised that cyber-attacks have increased dramatically in recent years and that small and medium-sized enterprises (“SMEs”) in par ...