Privacy and Security Governance for Law Firms

June 20, 2019 at 9:00am
ABA's Fourth National Institute on Cybersecurity and Data Protection: A Law Firm's Responsibility in Managing Data Risk
New York University

245 Sullivan Street, Furman Hall Lester Pollack

New York, NY 10012-1301

This program will offer several comprehensive sessions covering a law firm's legal, ethical and professional obligations in protecting personal and confidential client information. Join our experts to learn about these topics and more:

  • The role of executive management in law firm privacy and data security risk management
  • A two-hour intense Mock tabletop exercise and Incident Response preparation for law firms. You will have the opportunity to work through a series of hypothetical scenarios to address some of the more challenging issues that arise when responding to a data incident (when/whether to inform a client of a data incident, when/how to engage law enforcement, tips on working with cybersecurity vendors, and cyber liability insurance)
  • Understanding the technology and security risks for law firms
  • Privacy and security governance for law firms, is it time to hire a CPO?
  • What in-house counsel expects of its outside counsel with respect to cybersecurity
  • Legal and ethical obligations for lawyers implicated by privacy and data security