As many as 27,000 employees affected in data breach

As seen on The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: April 18--Personal information about as many as 27,000 UPMC workers may have been compromised in a data breach and identify theft scheme that the hospital system first confirmed in February, UPMC officials ... [Continue Reading]

Insurers, Underwriters Gearing for Changes in Physician Frequency

An improving economy and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) seems likely to drive an increase in the frequency of physician visits. According to Crittenden's Medical Insurance newsletter, the anticipated rise in diagnosis, surgical and treatment claims ... [Continue Reading]

Taking Charge: Reduce Your Exposure for Credit Card Data Liability

If your business processes credit cards online, you may need cyber liability coverage. It's become increasingly common for hackers to break into virtual databases to steal credit card records. In most cases, the liability for these malicious attacks ... [Continue Reading]

What is Cyber Liability and How Does it Affect Your Business?

The word cyberspace refers to the Internet as a virtual location where all kinds of relationships are created and maintained. This includes ones created between businesses, their customers and other businesses. In particular, businesses need to be ... [Continue Reading]

Enterprise Risk Management: A Strategic Approach to Liability

For more information about risk management and liability, contact Chivaroli & Associates. ... [Continue Reading]

10 Things to Know About Pollution Liability

As seen on MyNewMarkets.com: December 3, 2013 In 2013, pollution liability news included: a $500 million cleanup plan for N.Y.’s Gowanus Canal; a $47 million cleanup plan for the Ringwood, N.J., Superfund site; a $113 million suit alleging ... [Continue Reading]

New bill brings medical malpractice fight to the Legislature

Source: Los Angeles Times Published: 2/24/2014 Feb. 24--SACRAMENTO--Seeking to avert a costly initiative battle, state Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg (D-Sacramento) has introduced a bill to serve as a vehicle for a legislative ... [Continue Reading]