Lewis Brisbois' Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Team Presents "Ethics & Cybersecurity" Webinar

(July 30, 2021) - Lewis Brisbois is pleased to present the next installment of its 2021 Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Webinar Series, titled "Ethics & Cybersecurity," on August 26 at 12:00 p.m. ET. Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Partners Shelly Hall and Kevin W. Yoegel will explore the ethical considerations specific to cybersecurity. 

The webinar will analyze the tension between cybercrime and cybersecurity, including the rise in extortionate attacks involving both encryption and the theft of sensitive information. These exploits often pose notification obligations embedded with ethics issues. Certain sectors, such as legal and healthcare, may have notification obligations beyond that required by data breach notification regulations and statutes, based upon their professional ethical obligations. With heightened sophistication in social engineering campaigns, and emerging malicious technology, the challenges with cybersecurity, and the resulting ethics issues, will not be resolved anytime soon. 

This webinar will provide a dynamic overview of ethics in the cybersecurity industry, impacting practitioners such as IT professionals and attorneys. In doing so, it will apply ethical frameworks to real world scenarios to depict ethics in action in the cybersecurity industry.

Ms. Hall is a partner in Lewis Brisbois' Chicago office. She has over 15 years of experience in cybersecurity law and advising companies as they anticipate cybersecurity threats, including by providing incident response plans and facilitating tabletop exercises. She also represents clients as they address data security incidents and related third-party civil litigation.

Mr. Yoegel is a partner in Lewis Brisbois' Philadelphia office. He assists clients with proactive data privacy and security as well as incident response management and remediation. His practice includes compliance counseling, incident response planning, third-party contract review, and the development of privacy and information security policies.

Register for this webinar here. Learn more about Lewis Brisbois' Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice here.

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