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Cyber Risk Privacy Liability Forum Set for June

NetDiligence® & HB Litigation Conferences Release Details of 2nd Annual Event

PHILADELPHIA, March 2, 2011 – NetDiligence®, a leading cyber risk assessment company supporting the cyber liability insurance industry, announced today the 2nd Annual NetDiligence® Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum will be held June 9-10 at the Union League in Philadelphia.

NetDiligence has again partnered with HB Litigation Conferences (HB) to create and conduct the two-day program designed to help companies mitigate and protect themselves from data security/ privacy breaches.

“Cyber security mishaps are perhaps most frightening threats facing companies, individuals, governments and other organizations today,” said Tom Hagy, CEO of HB Litigation Conferences. “With everything from accidental leaks of non-public information that result in a privacy class action lawsuit, to the intentional harvesting of data posted on social networks, to data gleaned from flash cookies on personal or business computers, the risks are growing, global and often gigantic. That’s why we partner with NetDiligence to host this important event.”

“The inaugural event in 2010 received great reviews not only for its content and expert faculty, but for its rich networking opportunities,” said Mark Greisiger, president of NetDiligence. “We look forward to an even better event this year with a wider array of insurance industry partners.”

This year’s conference is chaired by: Richard Bortnick, Esq. of Cozen O’Connor; Oliver Brew, Senior Vice President of Technology – Media and Telecoms Underwriting of Hiscox USA; Toby Merrill, VP & National Privacy, Technology & Media Liability Product Manager of ACE Professional Risk; and Meredith Schnur, Professional Risk Group of Wells Fargo Insurance Services USA, Inc.

The program is designed for corporate risk managers, CFOs, insurers, information security technologists, lawyers and insurance brokers seeking to learn more about how companies may be found liable for a data breaches that may trigger class actions; what risk control measures, standards and safeguard practices are reasonable & prudent; where many companies are weak; how to assess e-risk and recognizing if a breach has occurred; investigating an incident; incident response plans; and the value of privacy risk insurance coverage.

For more information about the 2nd Annual NetDiligence® Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum, contact HB Litigation Conferences by phone at 484.324.2755 x212, by email at:
, or by visiting the conferences section at HB’s website at Press passes are available.

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About NetDiligence®

NetDiligence® is a cyber risk assessment services company. Since 2001, NetDiligence has conducted thousands of enterprise-level cyber risk assessments for a broad variety of corporate clients, including well-known names in banking, brokerage, mortgage, insurance, clearinghouse, and other financial service sectors. NetDiligence services are used by leading insurers in the U.S. and U.K that offer “hacker insurance” for businesses. Insurers like ACE, Arch, Chubb, Zurich, Beazley, Hiscox, Aspen, Brit and other Lloyds of London syndicates rely on NetDiligence risk assessments to support both loss-control and educational objectives. Partnerships with these leading cyber liability insurers, along with a time-tested risk management approach (eliminate, mitigate, accept and cede residual risk), make NetDiligence uniquely positioned to help organizations of all types and sizes manage their cyber risk. For more information, visit

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