(Webcast) Hot Topics in Privacy & Data Security Law: California/GDPR Concerns, Vendor Management, Digital Media, Incident Response, Regulated Industries, & More

Friday, May 6, 2022 | 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Program Chair:
Gary Kibel
Davis+Gilbert LLP

  • A panel of experts will provide practical guidance to help any organization better manage its information gathering, dissemination and use practices.

    Privacy and data security issues continue to be primary concerns for every industry. The security threats keep increasing, and the legislative/regulatory landscape on the federal, state and international levels keep changing. Every client and attorney should be familiar with general privacy principles and laws that apply in order to properly maneuver in their industry. This session will provide an overview of the hottest issues in privacy and data security law, including:

    • California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA)
    • Digital Media
    • Compliance in Regulated Industries
    • Other states, federal and foreign privacy legislation

    Program Fee:
    $199 For Members | $299 For Nonmembers
    In-House Counsel: Free for Members |$249 For Nonmembers
    Small Law Firm Member: $59

  • Shahab Ahmed
    Assistant General Counsel, Chewy, Inc.

    Alexander Gross
    Vice President, Unit 42 by Palo Alto Networks

    Wayne Matus
    Co-Founder, General Counsel and EVP, SafeGuard Privacy

    Alexander Milner-Smith
    Co-Head Data & Privacy Group, Lewis Silkin LLP (UK)

    April Yan
    Zhong Lun Law Firm

  • 9:00 am – 9:10 am
    Introduction & Overview
    Gary Kibel


    9:10 am – 9:35 am
    China’s Personal Information Protection Law

    • Overview of PRC Regulation on Data and Personal Information
    • Cross Border Transfer of Data
    • Employee Personal Information Protection

    April Yan


    9:35 am – 10:00 am
    EU, the UK and the latest on GDPR/E Privacy

    • Overview of latest developments
    • Google Analytics and cross-border data transfers
    • Belgian TCF decision

    Alex Milner-Smith


    10:00 am – 10:25 am
    California and other state laws

    • Overview of the CCPA & CPRA
    • Virginia, Colorado and more
    • Digital Media industry response

    Gary Kibel


    10:25 am – 10:50 am
    Vendor Assessment & Management

    • Responsibilities and Liabilities
    • Service Provider/Contractor/Third-Party
    • Obligations under various laws

    Wayne Matus


    10:50 am – 11:15 am
    12 steps to build an enterprise privacy program

    • Evolving regulatory landscape and elevation of privacy related risks
    • Privacy program to reduce risks and manage customer trust
    • 12 step program to build a global enterprise-wide program

    Shahab Ahmed


    11:15 am-11:40 am
    Ransomware & Current Cyber Threats

    • Analysis of established and emerging ransomware groups
    • Ransomware-as-a-Service is lowering the technical bar for cybercriminals
    • Recommendations to detect, respond to and recover

    Alex Gross

    11:40 am-12:00pm
    Q&A / Conclusion

  • New York: 3.0 Professional Practice
    New Jersey: 3.0 General
    California: 3.0 General
    Pennsylvania: 2.5 Professional Practice

  • Sponsoring Association Committee:
    Consumer Affairs, Jolevette, Mitchell, Chair
    Cyber and Privacy Law Committee, Sylvia Khatcherian, Chair

    Sponsorship Opportunities are Available! Please Contact:
    Yelena Balashenko, Manager, Business Development & Sponsorships | (212) 382-6608 | ybalashchenko@nycbar.org