Ethical Obligations Regarding Data Security

With the advent of remote work, it is more important than ever that lawyers understand their ethical obligations regarding data security. Now is the time for attorneys to revisit this issue according to Procopio Partner and General Counsel Carole Buckner’s article in the May edition of the Orange County Lawyer’s Ethically Speaking column.

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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Ethical Obligations in Data Security: Webinar July 30, 2019

UPDATE: A recording of this webinar is now available here. Join Procopio Partner and General Counsel Carole J. Buckner for a one-hour webinar July 30, 2019 on an issue critical to lawyers in our digital age. "Ethical Obligations in Data Security: Significant Compliance Practices" is a live webinar from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm ET …

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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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Protecting Privilege in a Cyber Breach, and Handling Ethics in Partnerships

Protecting attorney client privilege in the event of a cyber-breach is critical given the likelihood of later class action litigation. Learn the latest from my article in San Diego Lawyer Magazine on Protecting Privilege in a Cyber Breach Incident Response. Representing a 50/50 partnership can put an attorney in perilous ethical waters. Read my latest …

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