May 21, 2018

EU General Data Protection Regulation Effective May 25, 2018

By Benjamin J. Biard, Dianna D. McCarthy

In April 2016, the European Union (“EU”) Parliament approved the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) replacing the now antiquated “Data Protection Directive” originally adopted in 1995… More

May 17, 2018

New Jersey Enacts Strongest U.S. Equal Pay Bill into Law

By Robyn Silvermintz

The Diane B. Allen Equal Pay Act (“Equal Pay Act”) was signed by Governor Murphy on April 24, 2018, which takes effect on July 1, 2018…. More

May 2, 2018

FINRA Regulatory Notice 18-13

By Benjamin J. Biard

On April 20, 2018, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) issued Regulatory Notice 18-13… More

Apr 19, 2018

Mandatory Changes are coming to New York State and possibly New York City Employers in the Fight against Sexual Harassment!

By Dianna D. McCarthy, Heidi M. Gootnick

On April 11, 2018, the New York City Council passed the Stop Sexual Harassment in NYC Act (the “Act”), a package of 11 bills designed to amend the New York City Human Rights Law… More

Aug 3, 2017

Standing under Spokeo has been established

By Dianna D. McCarthy

Standing under Spokeo has been established.  The Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia (the “Appeals Court”) reversed the USDC (District of Columbia)(the “District Court”) decision to dismiss a matter for lack of Article III standing… More

Aug 1, 2017

Nationwide initiative to Get in Cyber Shape is underway!

By Dianna D. McCarthy

The time has never been better to get in Cyber Shape!! The New York State Department of Financial Services’ Cybersecurity Regulation, and its requirements, is getting nationwide attention… More

Upcoming Events

Mar 5-6
2019

Christina Rieker to co-chair 3rd Annual Women in Insurance Leadership ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Mar 13-15
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the CLM 2019 Annual Conference in Orlando.  Partners, Lou Spadafora, Dianna McCarthy, and Jody Cappello will be speaking on various panels. Learn more here.

Mar 19-20
2019

Dianna McCarthy to co-chair 8th Annual Cyber Liabilities Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Apr 2-3
2019

Robyn Silvermintz to co-chair 5th Annual National Employment Practices Liability Insurance ExecuSummit – Spring Session at the Sandpearl Resort, Clearwater Beach, FL. To learn more about the conference click here.

Apr 3-5
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the Spring 2019 National Legal Malpractice Conference at the Nobu Eden Roc Hotel in Miami, FL.  Partner, Jody N. Cappello will be in attendance.  Learn more here.

Apr 30 - May 1
2019

William G. Winget to co-chair 15th Annual Directors and Officers Liability Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Upcoming Events

Mar 5-6
2019

Christina Rieker to co-chair 3rd Annual Women in Insurance Leadership ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Mar 13-15
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the CLM 2019 Annual Conference in Orlando.  Partners, Lou Spadafora, Dianna McCarthy, and Jody Cappello will be speaking on various panels. Learn more here.

Mar 19-20
2019

Dianna McCarthy to co-chair 8th Annual Cyber Liabilities Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.

Apr 2-3
2019

Robyn Silvermintz to co-chair 5th Annual National Employment Practices Liability Insurance ExecuSummit – Spring Session at the Sandpearl Resort, Clearwater Beach, FL. To learn more about the conference click here.

Apr 3-5
2019

WSSLLP is proud to sponsor the Spring 2019 National Legal Malpractice Conference at the Nobu Eden Roc Hotel in Miami, FL.  Partner, Jody N. Cappello will be in attendance.  Learn more here.

Apr 30 - May 1
2019

William G. Winget to co-chair 15th Annual Directors and Officers Liability Insurance ExecuSummit at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, CT.  Learn more here.