The Hanover Insurance Company won its motion for summary judgment and does not have to defend Innovak International Inc. in a proposed class action claiming Innovak failed to prevent a 2016 data breach that compromised users’ personal information.
On the Third Coast, there are new development projects - both public and private - just about everywhere you look. Every project comes with legal issues at every phase. Some are routine, some are highly complex, but all require the kind of legal acumen and business savvy that we bring to the table.
Partner Walt Green earned a spot on the National Law Journal’s 2017 Cybersecurity and Data Privacy Trailblazers list, which highlights the top 25 attorneys who have helped make a difference in the fight against criminal cyber activity.
Fenita Morris-Shepard has joined Phelps Dunbar as counsel; she brings robust experience as an in-house attorney, including six years as in-house counsel at a North Carolina-based health care diagnostics and contract research organization company.
With one of the country's largest Admiralty and Maritime groups, we deal with all types of shipping issues - from routine contractual matters to maritime finance to collision litigation - and we maintain a 24/7 Emergency Response system for clients in situations requiring urgent action.
We help clients with a variety of health care issues throughout the region. In the health care industry, we facilitate transactions and perform HIPAA and PPACA work for a range of institutions. We also assist companies with Medicare/Medicaid payment issues, corporate compliance, and other regulatory issues.