3-Hour Program

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Why You Should Attend

Most entities, private or public, collect, process, store, and use personal information that may be protected by privacy-related laws such as the California Consumer Privacy Act, the Illinois BIPA and AI Video Interview Act, and the New York DFS regulations and SHIELD Act. Whether express or implied, these laws impose obligations on entities to protect that personal information from loss or misuse. Those obligations take the form of various security-related requirements such as those described in detail in the SHIELD Act. Moreover, although cybersecurity requirements may be imposed by statutes, various courts across the United States have allowed actions to be maintained against entities for alleged failures to protect personal information. Every attorney and related professionals should know the “reasonable” cybersecurity precautions they should take, how best to take those precautions, and the consequences of failing to do so.

What You Will Learn

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to understand:

  • Types of personal data that might subject to protection
  • Notice and security obligations imposed by various State laws and regulations
  • Judicial decisions that rely on the common law to protect personal data
  • Possible consequences for failure to comply with the common law and State laws
  • Requirements described by the SHIELD Act

 Special Features

  • Half-day Program
  • Up to one hour of Ethics CLE Credit

Program Level: Overview

Intended Audience: This program is designed for all attorneys and related professionals responsible for maintaining client privacy and securing client data.

Prerequisites: An interest in meeting legal obligations to maintain client privacy and secure client data.

Advanced Preparation: None


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