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Protecting Students Abroad from Ebola

Protecting Students Abroad from Ebola

As Ebola spreads throughout West Africa, vigilance and contingency planning are critical.

 

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Attacks Risk Energy Growth in Colombia

Attacks Risk Energy Growth in Colombia

Guerrilla attacks on oil pipelines threaten the growing energy sector in Colombia.

 

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The Name Game

The Name Game

An identity crisis in the NFL.

 
 

Risk Headlines

Are Your Tech Products Setting You Up for Exposure?

Are Your Tech Products Setting You Up for Exposure?

While large, household-name companies are often the focus of publicity when a data breach occurs, the tech companies that provided the system may also be liable.

 
Securing Insurance for Cyberbreach Investigations

Securing Insurance for Cyberbreach Investigations

Insurance can help offset the enormous costs of a data breach investigation.

 
New Ransomware and Cyberextortion Schemes Hold Businesses Hostage

New Ransomware and Cyberextortion Schemes Hold Businesses Hostage

CryptoLocker is only one of many new cyberextortion schemes.

 
Documenting a Defense Against E&O Claims

Documenting a Defense Against E&O Claims

Thorough communication records are the best defense against costly E&O claims.

 
To Insure or Not To Insure

To Insure or Not To Insure

Insurance expert Michael Levine discusses the implications of the Napa Valley earthquake.

 
Money Laundering and Terrorism

Money Laundering and Terrorism

The Basel AML assessment ranks countries’ money laundering and terrorism financing risk.

 
Warming Trends May Benefit Maritime

Warming Trends May Benefit Maritime

Climate change risk could turn into an opportunity for the shipping industry.

 
Captive Use for Cyberrisk Low

Captive Use for Cyberrisk Low

Few organizations use their captive insurer to cover cyberrisks.

 
Users Not Grasping Social Media Risks

Users Not Grasping Social Media Risks

Most customers enjoy a false sense of security when it comes to social media risk.

 
The Quest for Quality Insurance Company Claims Handling

The Quest for Quality Insurance Company Claims Handling

The are certain steps that policyholders can take to ensure their claims will be paid.

 
The Overlooked Threat of Vehicle-Into-Building Accidents

The Overlooked Threat of Vehicle-Into-Building Accidents

Vehicle-into-building crashes are a surprisingly common risk for commercial building owners.

 
Working for the Weekend

Working for the Weekend

Is it time to reassess the 9-to-5 grind?

 
Wind Farms Run Afoul of Endangered Birds

Wind Farms Run Afoul of Endangered Birds

As wind turbine construction increases, so do threats to federally protected bird species.

 
Nonprofit Management Faces Liability Risks

Nonprofit Management Faces Liability Risks

Many nonprofit organizations have a knowledge gap when it comes to D&O liability.

 
New Crop Strategies Target Bee Scarcity

New Crop Strategies Target Bee Scarcity

Researchers are increasing their efforts to combat disappearing bee populations.