Webinar: Cyber Insurance - What You Don't Know Could Hurt You!


Cyber Insurance: What You Don't Know Could Hurt You!  

Please click here to view the video recording of this webinar

Thursday, March 8, 2018
1:00 – 2:00 pm CST 


Risk managers
In-house counsel
C-level executives

Insurance policies and coverage for losses incurred due to data breaches and cybercrimes have evolved greatly in the
past 10 years, due largely to the increasing threat and likelihood of companies being the target of a data breach.

Please join cyber insurance and legal professionals during this 60-minute webinar to learn:

  • Current risks that companies face, and those predicted for the near future, which should be addressed in
    cyber insurance coverage;
  • The state of law surrounding cyber incidents and insurance coverage surrounding those incidents;
  • Types of policies and products currently available to businesses; and 
  • Common pitfalls to avoid in obtaining cyber liability insurance. 

Dave Wasson, Vice President and National Cyber Liability Practice Leader, Hays Companies
Prior to joining Hays, Dave was a Senior Underwriter at Hiscox USA, where he was responsible for the Technology and Privacy book for the Midwest region. Before Hiscox, Dave was an Underwriter in the Management and Professional Division of Philadelphia Insurance Companies, where he underwrote multiple product lines including Cyber Liability, Professional Liability, and Management Liability. Dave holds a B.S. in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Saint Louis University. 

Mike Abrams, Partner, Lathrop Gage LLP
With more than 25 years' experience serving clients in complex commercial litigation matters, Mike works with clients in insurance recovery cases, among other areas. Mike's active trial practice takes him before juries and judges, defending and prosecuting business torts, fraud, class actions, consumer protection claims, trade secrets, covenants not to compete - as well as professional liability and insurance coverage. 

Tedrick Housh, Partner, Lathrop Gage LLP
Tedrick leads Lathrop Gage's Cybersecurity and Data Privacy group. He helps clients solve technological, logistical and legal issues arising from the maintenance, loss or disposal of personally identifiable information, protected health information, and key proprietary data. The International Association of Privacy Professionals designated Tedrick a Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP/US). 

Ronald Valenzuela, Partner, Lathrop Gage LLP
Ronald represents policyholders in disputes of all kinds with insurers. His insurance coverage practice ranges from large environmental and product claims to complex property and business interruption losses. Ronald advises clients on complex underwriting and risk management issues, including counseling on insurance policy terms and insurance policy audits. 

Questions? Please contact Kara Thompson at or 816.460.5378.