Specialty Podcast: The Rise in SPAC Litigation for 2021
Sandy Crystal, Steve Shappell, Tim Crowley and Tom Shashaty, Alliant, discuss the current surge of new SPACS in 2021 and the related uptick in litigation associated with SPAC deals that we may continue to see throughout 2021.
Specialty Podcast: Cybersecurity Requirements for Federal Contractors
A federal court in California recently rejected a motion for summary judgment in a False Claims Act (FCA) case involving a contractor accused of failing to disclose deficiencies in their cybersecurity. David Finz, Matt Walsh and Steve Pierce, Alliant, discuss the important lessons for government contractors in the emerging area of FCA liability.
Podcast: S&P Global Warning - Cyber Will Be Factored Into Credit Ratings
S&P Global is warning companies that cyber risks are going to be factored into their creditworthiness as well. Ron Borys, Brian Dunphy and David Finz, Alliant, break down what this means for Directors and Officers.
Specialty Podcast: Russian Invasion of Ukraine & Contractor Cyber Security Risks
David Finz, Steve Pierce and Matt Walsh, Alliant, discuss the increasing threat of ransomware and cyber attacks on the construction industry. Businesses in the private sector have been warned to harden their cyber defenses, including construction, an industry not typically thought of as a potential target for a cyber attack.