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LAW FIRMS FACE UNRELENTING CHALLENGES OF LATERAL MOVEMENT, CYBER THREATS, AI RISKS AND FRAUD

LAW FIRMS FACE UNRELENTING CHALLENGES OF LATERAL MOVEMENT, CYBER THREATS, AI RISKS AND FRAUD

WASHINGTON, DC, May 15, 2024 – In their efforts to sustain and grow their business while reducing risks and minimizing the potential for malpractice claims, law firms
throughout the U.S. must constantly navigate challenges of lateral movement, cyber threats,
artificial intelligence (AI) risks and fraud, according to a new study by insurance broker Ames
& Gough.

In its 14th annual survey of lawyers’ professional liability claims, Ames & Gough examined key trends driving law firm malpractice exposures and claims by polling 13 leading lawyers’
professional liability insurance companies that on a combined basis provide insurance to more than 80 percent of the Am Law 250 firms … Read More

American Bar Association Webinar on ‘Ins and Outs’ of Lawyer’s Professional Liability Insurance  

American Bar Association Webinar on ‘Ins and Outs’ of Lawyer’s Professional Liability Insurance  

Eileen Garczynski, senior vice president and partner, Ames & Gough and Melissa Shea Demmon, vice president, Claims Counsel – Professional Liability at Sompo International will present a one-hour ABA webinar, “A Guide to Dissecting the LPL Policy: Tips & Tricks to Placing the Right Coverage for Your Firm,” Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 1 p.m. Read More

Is your CISO adequately protected from risk?  

Is your CISO adequately protected from risk?  

With escalating cyber threats and increasing legal and financial risks, chief information security officers (CISOs) are on the front lines of protecting their organizations’ digital assets and ensuring compliance with regulations. As cybercriminals have upped their game, CISOs now face greater likelihood of legal scrutiny following a significant breach. READ MORE.

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