Data Breaches and Cyber Liability: What Commercial Litigators Need to Know

Webinar | June.03.2015 | 10:00am - 11:30am (Pacific Standard Time)

This CLE webinar will help commercial litigators protect and defend companies that have suffered data breaches. The panel will provide an overview of recent developments including legislation, regulations and litigation addressing cybersecurity; outline the steps a company must take to protect its interests once a breach has occurred; and provide strategies to defend against liability.

Description

Anthem, Target, Wyndham, Home Depot and numerous other businesses have been hit with major data security breaches in the past few years. Data breaches are ubiquitous, seemingly hitting the headlines nearly every day. Beyond the headlines, every business is vulnerable to sensitive data breaches as hackers grow in number and sophistication.

New cyber risks and liabilities emerge every day and not just from hackers. Federal and state agencies, customers, vendors, and other third parties are finding novel ways to hold companies accountable for failing to protect breached commercial information.

Listen as our authoritative panel of litigators explores trends in data breach and privacy violation claims and litigation. The panel will discuss the steps a company must take to protect its interests once a breach has occurred and provide strategies to defend against liability.

CLE Credits Available: Y