October Tonkon Talk Explores Commercial and Cyber Insurance
October 14, 2016
At the October Tonkon Talk, litigation attorney Frank Weiss
and intellectual property attorney Eric Beach
discussed the role that commercial and cyber insurance play in a business's risk mitigation strategy. The presentation explored the different types of insurance coverage every business should consider, whether traditional insurance policies cover cyber security risk, and issues to be aware of if cyber insurance coverage is needed.
Frank is a partner in Tonkon Torp's Litigation Department
, where his practice emphasizes complex commercial litigation, insurance coverage, and product liability. As a member of the firm's Intellectual Property practice group
, Eric focuses his practice on advising clients on the value and business impacts of their intellectual property and protecting that intellectual property through litigation in both federal and state court.
"Tonkon Talks in the Pearl" is a series of lunch-hour presentations hosted by the firm’s Entrepreneurial Services Group
. They are held on the first Wednesday of each month at the firm's CENTRL Office location in the Pearl District. The talks provide an overview on legal topics that impact entrepreneurs and startups.