August 05, 2014 - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET

Managing Liabilities from Cyber Threats Using the SAFETY Act

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Venable will host a webinar on August 5, 2014 to provide a primer on the SAFETY Act and how it can be used to manage the liabilities of critical infrastructure owners and operators that might arise out of a cyber attack.  Join Venable attorneys Dismas Locaria, Brian M. Zimmet, and Jason R. Wool for this informative event, which will cover:  

  • Background on the SAFETY Act – what it is and what it does;
  • How it applies to owners and operators of critical infrastructure;
  • The status of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Cybersecurity Framework and its applicability to SAFETY Act coverage for owners and operators of critical infrastructure;
  • The process for obtaining SAFETY Act coverage;
  • Challenges and potential pitfalls in obtaining SAFETY Act coverage; and
  • The benefits of obtaining SAFETY Act coverage, including impacts on insurance premiums.

Dismas Locaria, Partner, Venable LLP
Brian M. Zimmet, Partner, Venable LLP
Jason R. Wool, Associate, Venable LLP