Fortifying Data Privacy and Security in Law Firms and Courts
This article in Law Technology News reports on the panel ““Data Privacy and Security: Substantive Claims and E-Discovery Issues Abound,” at the Georgetown Law Advanced E-Discovery Institute. The panelists included Magistrate Judge Andrew Peck, for the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York; Annika Martin, partner at Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein; David Shonka, principal general counsel at the U.S. Federal Trade Commission; and Lisa Sotto, partner at Hunton & Williams. Among other issues, the panel addressed the requirement to hold law firms to the same data protection standards as corporations and government entities, the need to ensure that vendors protect client data, and data security issues in the courts.
Read the full LTN article here.