Webinar on Legal Ethics and Cybersecurity Jan. 10, 2020

Procopio Partner and General Counsel Carole Buckner will be presenting a webinar on January 10, 2020, at noon ET/9 am PT on Legal Ethics and Cyber Security 2020. The ABA recently reported that 26% of law firms reported a security breach.  Lawyers and law firms are at risk of data security breaches and must have …

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Planning an Effective Response to a Cyber Incident

Procopio Partner Carole J. Buckner recently completed a webinar on Planning an Effective Response to a Cyber Incident with Todd Doss, Managing Director of Ankura. The presentation covered staffing the incident response team, planning for communications, and insurance notification. Mr. Doss discussed the role of a forensic consultant in a data breach investigation, including preservation …

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Do You Have a Cyber Attack Incident Response Plan?

Every attorney’s ethical duty of competence requires a lawyer to provide competent representation to a client, applying the legal knowledge, skill, thoroughness and preparation reasonably necessary for the representation. This in turn requires that a lawyer keep abreast of technology, including associated risks and benefits, including continuing study and education. As a matter of best …

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What Keeps a General Counsel Up at Night?

Every day brings new challenges to a corporate general counsel. I'll be addressing some of those in two separate sessions March 6 and 7, 2019, at the 18th Annual Legal Management and Risk Management conference in Chicago, Illinois. On March 6 I'll be joining Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP Partner David A. Grossbaum and AXIS Capital …

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