Cyber Insurance and Computer Crime Committee

Mission Statement
The Cyber Insurance & Computer Crime Committee’s goal is to improve the quality of practice and understanding of legal issues posed by disputes in these areas. Representing the interests of both insurers and policyholders, the Cyber Insurance & Computer Crime Committee offers scholarship and resources for leading practitioners in the insurance field. The Committee also fosters dialogue among its members to enhance collegiality and civility in insurance litigation.

2017-2018 Co-Chairs
Scott DeVries
Andy Downs

Selected Presentations & Papers

Data Breaches in 2017: No Relief in Sight, Robert D. Chesler and Marc D. Schein

Share with Care: A Recent Decision Demonstrates the Perils of Sharing Links without Passwords, Stephen D. Palley and Peter A. Halprin

Insurance Disputes Over Cyber Claims Current and Future Flashpoints, Robert D. Chesler and Christina Yousef

Articles of Interest

Global Ransomware Attack Shows Cyber Coverage Is Critical (Law360 subscription is needed to view the full article)

Past Co-Chairs
2016-2017
Scott DeVries
Kevin Coughlin

2015-2016
Lon Berk
Kevin Coughlin

2014-2015
Lon Berk
Kevin Coughlin