While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to evolve, 2021 has seen both public and private actors increasingly prioritize consumer privacy and data security.
It marked an increase in ransomware attacks (like the SolarWinds incident and the Colonial Pipeline hack) and brought us more protective legislation to emphasize consumer choice and defend against emerging cybersecurity threats. Virginia and Colorado joined California in passing comprehensive, state-level privacy laws. President Biden even issued an executive order emphasizing a strong need for the federal government to cooperate with the private sector in detecting, preventing and remediating cyber threats. Against this legislative and practical backdrop, both companies and consumers need to be more vigilant with their data management and compliance strategies.
This CLE updates attendees on recent developments in privacy legislation, addresses ethical considerations in this era of emerging challenges and technology, dives into AI, and provides practical legal guidance on navigating vendor contracting issues based on lessons learned from SolarWinds.
Round out the day with sessions on how to conduct data impact assessments in a variety of jurisdictions and how to handle a data breach through an interactive, mock breach hypothetical.
- Updates in Privacy Law
- Ethics in Privacy and Data Security
- AI in the USA
- Avoiding a SolarWinds in Your Business
- Legally Required Impact Assessments: How to Do It Right
- Mock Data Breach
Thursday, October 28, 2021
8:25 AM–4:25 PM
The In-Person Live event is limited to 100 registrants. Register early to reserve your seat!
Click here to view the full program agenda.
IN-PERSON LIVE LOCATION
North Carolina Bar Center, 8000 Weston Parkway, Cary
Contact hotels directly for reservations at the special NCBA room rate. Rates are based on availability and rooms may sell out.
Embassy Suites, 201 Harrison Oaks Boulevard, Cary
Nightly Rate: $174 single/double
Reservations: Click here or call 919.677.1840 (Corporate Account Code: 2691626)
TownePlace Suites by Marriott, 120 Sage Commons Way, Cary
Nightly Rate: $114 studio queen with sleeper sofa (Sunday–Thursday)
Reservations: 919.678.0005 (Ask for the NCBA corporate rate)
- Alicia Bowers, Atrium Health, Charlotte
- Tara N. Cho, Womble Bond Dickinson (U.S.) LLP, Raleigh
- Matthew A. Cordell, VF Corporation, Greensboro
- Clara Cottrell, BASF Corporation, Raleigh
- Jay Exum, Asurion, Raleigh
- Roy Iversen, Fortalice Solutions LLC, Washington D.C.
- Elizabeth H. Johnson, Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP, Raleigh
- Tom MacKenzie, Privacy and Security Consultant, Greensboro
- Molly F. Martinson, Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP, Raleigh
- Peter N. McClelland, Ward and Smith PA, Raleigh
- Karin M. McGinnis, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Charlotte
- Hayden McKaskle, Palo Alto Networks, Nashville, TN
- Lynn C. Percival IV, Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP, Raleigh
- Shannon B. Ralich, Zendesk, Raleigh
NCBA Privacy & Data Security Section
- Tiffany M. Burba, Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein LLP, Raleigh (Planner)
- Angela P. Doughty, Ward and Smith PA, New Bern (Planner)
- Molly F. Martinson, Wyrick Robbins Yates & Ponton LLP, Raleigh (Planner)
- Peter N. McClelland, Ward and Smith PA, Raleigh (Planner)
- Karin M. McGinnis, Moore & Van Allen PLLC, Charlotte (Planner)
North Carolina: 6.00 MCLE Hours
See pricing below. Discounts may be available for NCBA members who are students, law professors, judges or legal services/public interest attorneys. Call CLE at 919.677.0561 for details.