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Vol 25 No 2 Feb/March 2020

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Cyber Risks and Insurance: The Legal Principles

ISBN13: 9781526514134
To be Published: August 2020
Publisher: Bloomsbury Professional
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £95.00

Full of tips, case studies, tables and checklists this new title sets out the parameters of liability in respect of potential and actual cyber insurance claims and examines the significant areas where such claims will have the greatest impact. Covering First and Third party insurance, it provides the answers to questions such as:

  • What is the extent to which a data breach can be protected or mitigated against by having suitable insurance in place?
  • How does having insurance interplay with obligations under the GDPR?
  • To what extent can insurance be used to safeguard driverless cars, drones and other AI-machines?
  • How can insurance companies assist when hackers hold companies to ransom after stealing data?
  • How can insurance assist with smart contracts on the blockchain and for potential coding errors?
  • How can insurance mitigate against the hacking of online systems of manned ships?

Insurance Law, IT and Internet Law
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Data Obligations and Breaches Generally
Chapter 3: The Data Protection Regime as it Applies to Insurance
Chapter 4: AI Based Insurance
Chapter 5: Cyber Extortion
Chapter 6: Terrorism Insurance after a Cyber Attack
Chapter 7: Cyber Insurance and the Blockchain
Chapter 8: Cyber Issues in Shipping
Chapter 9: Remedies
Chapter 10: Cyber Fraud in International Trade
Chapter 11: War Exclusion/General Exclusion Clauses
Chapter 12: Insuring Ransom Payments Resulting from Piracy in Somalia
Chapter 13: Business Interuption
Chapter 14: Cyber Issues in Energy