Ransomware Litigation: Data Breach Notification Issues, Key Jurisdictional Differences, and Cyber Coverage Issues
Stewart Bernstiel Rebar & Smith
Jonathan L. Schwartz Esq.
Alfred Mann Foundation for Scientific Research
- Jurisdictional differences of how to handle ransomware litigation in terms of whether it’s a data breach and whether there is unauthorized use of data
- Determining whether ransomware litigation requires notification
- From an insurance standpoint is it lawful to provide coverage when you are engaging in criminal activity (i.e., paying ransom in bitcoins to get the data back)