Data Breach Rising Liability Concern For Businesses


By: Kelly Morrison
Data breaches and technology-related legal claims against companies, along with their officers and directors, are increasing.  As this is a developing area of the law, awareness of the risk and associated liabilities are a weak point for many businesses.  It is key for businesses to have key social networking and technology policies in place, as well as an understanding of the extent of any E&O and D&O coverage for such claims.