News

Sean Hoar, Sarah Rugnetta to Present Lewis Brisbois Data Governance Webinar

New York, N.Y. (May 24, 2022) – Portland Partner Sean B. Hoar and New York Partner Sarah L. Rugnetta will present a Lewis Brisbois data governance webinar on June 30 at 9:00 a.m. PT. 

This informative 60-minute session titled “Practical Tips on Data Governance, Incident Preparedness & Vendor Management,” will provide practical takeaways on how organizations can mitigate risk and improve their compliance and security posture with the constantly evolving landscape of data privacy and cybersecurity laws and regulations. The presenters will also discuss proven strategies for corporate privacy and security policies, employee training, and incident preparedness.

Mr. Hoar is chair of Lewis Brisbois' Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Practice. He has extensive experience managing responses to digital crises and effectively marshaling resources to contain and remediate information security incidents. Before joining Lewis Brisbois, Mr. Hoar served as the lead cyber attorney for the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Oregon, and has worked closely with the Computer Crime & Intellectual Property Section in Washington D.C. He is a frequent speaker and writer on emerging cybersecurity issues and regular contributor to Lewis Brisbois' Digital Insights blog.   

Ms. Rugnetta is a member of the Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Team, and advises clients on strategies to reduce risk through business-oriented approaches to data privacy and security compliance. A former privacy officer and regulator, she has worked in health law, regulatory compliance, risk management, and data privacy and security for over 15 years. CIPP/Europe (CIPP/E) certified, Ms. Rugentta has substantial experience advising clients on the applicability of domestic and international laws, conducting data privacy assessments, developing data privacy programs, and facilitating trainings and tabletop exercises. 

Learn more about this webinar and register here.  

***Lewis Brisbois' Data Privacy & Cybersecurity Team has been nominated for “Cyber Law Firm of the Year” as part of Advisen’s 2022 Cyber Risk Awards. Cast your vote for Lewis Brisbois in these "people's choice" awards here. Voting closes May 27th.​​​*** 


Related Attorneys

Find an Attorney

Each of the firm's offices include partners, associates and a professional staff dedicated to meeting the challenge of providing the firm's clients with extraordinary service.