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NEW DATE: Part 3 of 4 LPM Tech Lunch Series: Cybersecurity Tips at Warp Speed for Lawyers

Date(s):
February 6, 2018
Description:
**Pre-registration is now closed. On-site registration is available, please arrive 15 minutes prior to the program start time to register with the event staff.
 
Credit: 0 Credit Hours
 
Please note: this program has been rescheduled from January 17, 2018.
 
Lawyers have an ethical duty to be competent and to keep their client data confidential. Clients too want to keep their confidential data protected. All too often, information security is not prioritized by law firms. It costs money to protect data and businesses frequently resist budgeting for security, even though an ounce of prevention is far less expensive than a pound of cure. Investigating and remediating data breaches is hideously expensive, not to mention the necessity of complying with state data breach notification laws. But there are a host of free and budget friendly tips. Our presenters will cover:
  • Cybersecurity standards for small businesses
  • How to prevent data breaches using a combination of technology, policies and training
  • Secure computing when you’re on the road
  • Two factor authentication
  • Intrusion detection systems
  • Encryption
  • The new rules for strong passwords and password management
  • What you must do after a data breach and the components of an Incident Response Plan
  • Defending against – and recovering from – ransomware
 
**Please check this page in case of inclement weather for program status or call the D.C. Bar at (202) 737-4700 for more information.
 
Pre-registration for this program is encouraged. As always, please feel free to share this invitation with colleagues. D.C. Bar membership is not required to attend.
 
This luncheon program is sponsored by the Management, Technology and Administration Committee of the D.C. Bar Law Practice Management Community. Cosponsored by the Antitrust and Consumer Law Community, the Arts, Entertainment, Media and Sports Law Community, the Corporation, Finance and Securities Law Community, the Criminal Law and Individual Rights Community, the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources Community, the Estates, Trusts and Probate Law Community, the Family Law Community, the Government Contracts and Litigation Community, the Health Law Community, the International Law Community, the Intellectual Property Law Community, the Labor and Employment Law Community, the Litigation Community, the Real Estate, Housing and Land Use Community, the Taxation Community, the Tort Law Community. Food is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Doors open at 11:30 am.
 
**This program is available for both in-person attendance and live webinar participation. To access webinar registration, please click here.
 
Please Note: Requests for changes to registration from in-person attendance to webcast must be made by 10:00 am the day of the event.
 
Speakers: 
  • Sharon D. Nelson, Esq., President, Sensei Enterprises, Inc.
  • John Simek, Esq., Vice President, Sensei Enterprises, Inc.
 
In-Person Fees: $0 Sponsoring/Cosponsoring Community Member; $20 D.C. Bar Member; $15 Government/NonProfit; $25 Non-Member; $10 Law Student
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