Monthly Archives: July 2012

Please join me on August 15, 2012 for a webinar: You’ve had a privacy breach…now what?

Please join me on August 15, 2012 for a webinar:  You’ve had a privacy breach…now what?

LexisNexis® Emerging Issues Series | Social Media and Employment Policy Considerations

Here are the details from Lexis and HB:

LexisNexis® Presents a Complimentary CLE Accredited* Webinar:
The 2012 Top Privacy Concerns for Companies and Best Practices for Cyber Breach Preparedness

Government reports estimate that cyber breaches cost the U.S. economy over $1 trillion annually. The need to protect your company against breaches, data loss and theft are increasing in today’s ever-changing technological landscape. Our expert panelists will provide insights plus a risk manager’s perspective on privacy security, best practices for breach preparedness and explain the necessary coverage needs. Learn how to protect yourself in this 90-minute complimentary Webinar designed for in-house counsel.

On August 15, from 2 – 3:30 P.M. ET, join our panel of experts as they bring you the crucial steps needed to prepare for and address cyber privacy issues.

  • Understanding cyber privacy concerns today: Identifying your vulnerabilities & protecting against breaches, data loss or theft.
  • The state and federal statutory frameworks requiring the most observation and compliance.
  • Risk manager’s perspective on privacy security, breach preparedness and coverage needs.
  • Privacy breach—Now what? Understanding the case theories involved, the relevant developments in insurance coverage and the vendors you’ll need in place.
  • Unique concerns raised by the use and storage of health-related information.

Register now

Wednesday, August 15, 2012
2 – 3:30 
P.M. ET

FREE CLE-Eligible Webinar!
Earn 1.5 credit hours

Panelists include:

Scott Godes [formerly] of Dickstein Shapiro LLP

Mario Paez of Wells Fargo Insurance Services

Jimmy Kirtland of ING Americas

Lynn Sessions of Baker & Hostetler LLP

Professor David Bender of the University of Houston Law Center

*CLE is approved or in the process of approval for the mandatory CLE states listed below for 1.5 hours of CLE Credit. Of these, 0 qualify as hours of general, participatory, or skills credit, 0 qualify for hours of law office management, and 0 qualify for hours of ethics/professionalism.

Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York†, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

†Only experienced NY attorneys may take Webinar training for CLE. New York regulation requires that all CLE sessions must be conducted by an attorney in good standing or a JD. The presenter for this event meets this New York regulation. Contact the LexisNexis® CLE group directly atCLE.Sales@lexisnexis.com with questions about eligibility requirements and for further details on CLE paperwork.

Disclaimer:

This blog is for informational purposes only. This may be considered attorney advertising in some states. The opinions on this blog do not necessarily reflect those of the author’s law firm and/or the author’s past and/or present clients. By reading it, no attorney-client relationship is formed. If you want legal advice, please retain an attorney licensed in your jurisdiction. The opinions expressed here belong only the individual contributor(s). © All rights reserved. 2012.

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Please join me for a webinar “You’ve Had a Data Breach. Now What?” on Tuesday, August 14.

Please join me for a webinar presentation Dickstein Shapiro is hosting with Fleishman-Hillard titled “You’ve Had a Data Breach. Now What?” on Tuesday, August 14 from 2:003:00 PM ET.

Corporate counsel and communications teams will receive a practical, hands-on examination of what to do and not to do—in the wake of a data breach. With live commentary and Q&A session, this program will cover reality-tested strategies and tactics for a variety of circumstancesI will present this program with Brian Finch, leader of the Dickstein Shapiro Homeland Security Practice, Terry Banks and Gerard Carney at Fleishman-Hillard, and the presentation will be moderated by Michael Semko, Senior Counsel at the National Apartment Association.

There is no fee for this program. If you would like to attend, please click here to register. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions.

        

Join us for a Webinar on Tuesday, August 14

Legal and Communications Strategies to Protect Your Organization in the Wake of a Data Breach – or Before One Happens…

Barely a week goes by without a new data breach hitting the headlines…

Although breaches happen in a variety of circumstances – i.e., via hackers, internal theft, lost equipment, or accidental exposure – they all have one thing in common: far-reaching legal and communications implications.

Dickstein Shapiro LLP and Fleishman-Hillard invite you to join them for “You’ve Had A Data Breach. Now What?” a free, one-hour Webinar – with live commentary and Q&A session.

Focusing on reality-tested strategies and tactics “You’ve Had A Data Breach. Now What?” will deliver a practical, hands-on examination of the legal and communications imperatives – i.e., what to do and what not to do – in the wake of a data breach.

Other key topics:
· Reputational considerations
· Current legislative developments related to cybersecurity
· Internal and external communications dynamics and strategies

Concise, compelling and fast-moving, the “You’ve Had A Data Breach. Now What?” Webinar will last about 35-40 minutes and will be followed by a Q&A session.

SPEAKERS
· Brian Finch, Practice Leader, Homeland Security, Dickstein Shapiro LLP
· Terry Banks, Senior Vice President and Partner, Media Strategy and Operations, Fleishman Hillard
· Gerard Carney, Senior Vice President and Senior Partner, Financial Communications, Fleishman Hillard
· Scott Godes, [formerly] Counsel and Co-Leader, Insurance Coverage Cybersecurity Initiative, Dickstein Shapiro LLP
· Michael Semko, Senior Counsel, National Apartment Association

Title:  You’ve Had A Data Breach. Now What?
Date:  Tuesday, August 14, 2012
Time:  2:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT

After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.
Reserve your Webinar seat now at:

https://www1.gotomeeting.com/register/512301200

Disclaimer:

This blog is for informational purposes only. This may be considered attorney advertising in some states. The opinions on this blog do not necessarily reflect those of the author’s law firm and/or the author’s past and/or present clients. By reading it, no attorney-client relationship is formed. If you want legal advice, please retain an attorney licensed in your jurisdiction. The opinions expressed here belong only the individual contributor(s). © All rights reserved. 2012.

My Co-Authored Chapter, “Helping Clients Evaluate Their Cyber Risks” Just Published In “Understanding Developments in Cyberspace Law, 2012 ed.”!

I’m happy to announce that the chapter that I co-authored with Mike Tomasulo, who practices intellectual property law in our firm‘s Los Angeles office, was published in “Understanding Developments in Cyberspace Law, 2012 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing Recent Trends, Case Laws, and Legal Strategies Affecting the Internet Landscape (Inside the Minds) New Edition.”

Here is a brief overview of what’s in the book, Understanding Developments in Cyberspace Law, 2012 ed.: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing Recent Trends, Case Laws, and Legal Strategies Affecting the Internet Landscape (Inside the Minds) New Edition:
This Aspatore legal title provides an authoritative, insider’s perspective on recent cases and legislation that are influencing the Internet. Written by partners from some of the nation’s leading law firms, this book examines current issues such as privacy, intellectual property, and data security. From mobile commerce to social media, these experts analyze the ways in which cyberspace demands new legal perspectives. In addition, these top lawyers discuss e-discovery issues and the best methods for helping clients protect themselves in a rapidly growing electronic environment.
For more information on the entire book, please check out the Summary of Contents.
Here is an excerpt from the introduction to our chapter:

Due to the increasing implementation of connected computer systems, courts and legislators around the world are creating Internet law, also known as cyber law, on a daily basis. . . .  Among many issues in cyber law, property rights are one of the most conceptually challenging issues that attorneys must assist their clients with. . . .

The chapter  discusses multiple cyber-related topics, including:

I.  Trends in Cyberspace Law

II.  Legislation and Rulings Impacting Cyber Law Issues

III.  The Intersection of Insurance and Cyber Risks

IV.  Patent Issues and Litigation in Cyberspace 

V.  Contracting in Cyberspace Media 

VI.  Understanding Cyber Law in Other Jurisdictions 

We conclude the chapter with some key takeaways for companies facing these risks.
Here are more details about the book, click here.  Ordering information is below:
ISBN-13: 9780314285249
Last Updated: 6/29/2012
Availability: In Stock
List Price:
$90.00

Disclaimer:

This blog is for informational purposes only. This may be considered attorney advertising in some states. The opinions on this blog do not necessarily reflect those of the author’s law firm and/or the author’s past and/or present clients. By reading it, no attorney-client relationship is formed. If you want legal advice, please retain an attorney licensed in your jurisdiction. The opinions expressed here belong only the individual contributor(s). © All rights reserved. 2012.

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