News, commentary and conference updates on legal developments that impact corporate risk.

Cyber Security Summit: DC Metro | June 28, 2018 | Tysons Corner



Insurance Coverage and GDPR: What’s Your Financial Exposure? –Linda Kornfeld, Blank Rome

In her recent article — GDPR Is Finally Here: It’s Time to Make Sure Your Current Cyber Policy Will Protect against New Financial Exposures — […]

The Social Media Fraud Revolution: An RSA White Paper

In describing their new analysis, RSA writes:

The rise in popularity of multiple social media platforms throughout the world has caused many fraudsters to expand […]

Regulators in Cyberia: A Whitepaper from the Regulatory Transparency Project

“The Internet’s pioneers hardly envisioned the dramatic growth and transformation that characterize today’s Internet. A relative lack of regulation accelerated early digital innovation,” wrote […]

Cyber Security Law Report: EY Says Orgs Not GDPR-Ready

EY Global Data Analytics Survey Finds Lack of GDPR Preparedness and Need for Cross-Functional Collaboration

Despite an increasing number of technical and automated tools, organizations […]

News Release re HB Corporate Counsel and Cyber Risk Programs April 2018

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Cyber Attacks on U.S. Power Grids, Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Vehicles and Blockchain Security – Upcoming HB Seminars Address These […]

Insurance Industry’s Role in Mitigating Natural Disasters

The insurance industry can play a role in helping prepare for future severe weather because the companies have a tremendous amount of data and […]

Attempt to Kill via Cyber Attack

“The only thing that prevented an explosion was a mistake in the attackers’ computer code,” the investigators said.
From the New York Times March 15, […]

Homeowner Hurricane Insurance Claims

Ransomware Attacks Against U.S. Healthcare | Webinar On-Demand

Is Cyber War the Same as Actual War?

If your company suffers a cyber attack attack by a foreign power, is that an act of war? Is it your responsibility or right […]

Cyber Risk and Privacy Liability: 3 Upcoming Events!

International Privacy+Security Forum
We are proud to partner with Dan Solove and Paul Schwartz on this prestigious event. Click the image to see what an […]

Will Blockchain Sweep the Legal Industry?

“[I]t is clear that [blockchain] technology has the potential to be massively transformative and disruptive for the legal industry. Even the most basic examples […]

Hildebrandt: Law Firms Must Consider Cyber Sector Risks

In its 2018 Client Advisory, Hildebrandt Consulting LLC, shared insights and trends we’ve come to expect from this leading monitor of the legal market. […]

International Privacy+Security Forum | Feb. 26-27, 2018 | Washington, D.C.





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Northeast Corporate Counsel Forum | April 24, 2018 | New York

I Can See You’re One Hungry Vegan! Stop at Hazel’s Vegan Kitchen in Just 500 Yards

Quality, real-time location data is increasingly part of the advertising and marketing landscape, as well as the privacy law landscape. It allows for a […]

Take the LRN Ethics & Compliance Effectiveness Survey — Get Free Training Video

HB is a proud evangelist of the work LRN is doing in the corporate compliance and ethics space.

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FROM: Susan Frank […]

HB’s Cyber & Privacy Plans for 2018: Be a Part of It!


To:                   HB’s Cyber Partners, Sponsors, Speakers, Attendees
From:             Tom Hagy, Founder & Managing Director
Contact:          484.324.2755 |
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Blank Rome White Paper on 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season . . .

John E. Heintz and Jared Zola offer insights on the insurance implications on the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season  — “already one of the most […]

Privacy+Security Forum 2017 | Oct. 4-6, 2017 | Washington, D.C.



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NetDiligence Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum | Oct. 10-12, 2017 | Santa Monica, Calif.




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Midwest Corporate Counsel Forum Webcast | Nov. 30, 2017 | Chicago

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If you are unable to join us in Chicago in-person,  you can still enjoy the great content, engage with the faculty […]

Law Firm Data Security: Risks, Solutions, Law & Ethics

Law firms are one of the favorite targets of hackers for the rich confidential information residing on law firm servers, from attorney-client information, to […]