Robinson Bradshaw

Category: Information Technology

Do I Need Cyber Liability Insurance?

In today’s environment, the answer is probably “yes!” Organizations of all sizes and types increasingly rely on large amounts of their own or their customers’ data to effectively carry out operations, and are tasked with ensuring the confidentiality, integrity and availability of that data. Ransomware attacks or other data breach incidents create not only the […]

The UK’s New Cybersecurity Regulations: What U.S. Tech Companies Need to Know

In a significant development that drew little attention in this country, the UK’s Network and Information Systems Regulations of 2018 (NIS Regulations) took effect on May 24, 2018. (The official text is available here and the government’s formal Guidance is available – and usefully indexed – here.) Intended to improve cybersecurity for IT systems in […]

Proposed FDA Precertification Program Streamlines Review Process and Brings SaMD to Market Faster

The U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) recently released an initial working model for its Software Precertification Program. The FDA proposed the precertification program to create a more efficient process for vetting and approving medical software and device developments, specifically for developers of Software as a Medical Device (SaMD). The model should appeal to mobile […]