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Operations/Technology Track

Presenters: Uri Gutfreund, Rob Kleeger and Khizar Sheikh

Uri Gutfreund, RPLU, is a Law Firm Insurance Guru at Singer Nelson Charlmers, a Risk Strategies Company. He helps law firms navigate through the complexities of liability and health insurance policies. As a Registered Professional Liability Underwriter, he is a frequent speaker and writer on insurance and risk management issues for law firms. He is also the founder of The New York Managing Partner Forum, The Legal Resource Group and a faculty member of

Rob Kleeger is the Founder and Managing Director of Digital4nx Group, Ltd., a boutique firm which offers digital forensic investigations, electronic discovery consulting and advisory services, incident response to data breaches and cybersecurity services. Kleeger is a frequent speaker and subject matter expert on digital forensics, cybersecurity and electronic discovery. He was featured on WNBC/NBC 4 News Channel and speaks at industry conferences and seminars around the nation.

Khizar Sheikh is a Partner and the Chairperson of the Privacy & Cybersecurity Group at the law firm of Mandelbaum Salsburg, PC in Roseland, New Jersey. Khizar provides counsel for his clients, ranging in size from start-ups to global publicly traded companies, regarding privacy, cybersecurity, online/digital advertising and marketing, social media and the many issues that arise in these areas. Khizar also represents clients in complex business and intellectual property litigation.

Part 1: Is Your Firm the Next Target for Hackers?

Video length: 01:24

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Part 1 Description: Whether it’s a hacked website, a lost laptop, or a stolen iPhone™, your daily business practices put you at risk. It is only a matter of time until a firm falls prey to the myriad of risks related to the abuse of information and theft of funds in your care: from a disgruntled employee to foreign hackers looking to exploit a weak link in the US financial system. There are practical strategies and solutions that you can implement at your firm to lessen the threat and mitigate the losses from these events. Join this panel of experts in law, tech and insurance to discover what you need to do to protect your firm. Learn how to prepare for common security breaches and estimate the potential costs of data breach and determine best practices and tips for better data security.

Part 2: Breach Notification in the Real World: A Case Study from the Trenches!

Video length: 01:29

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Part 2 Description: Is your cybersecurity readiness in place in your firm? Data breaches, hacking, phishing, malicious insider activity AND employee and third-party vendor carelessness or negligence can lead to data and proprietary information loss, economic loss, civil and regulatory litigation exposure, fines, remediation costs and irreparable damage to your law firm’s brand and reputation. This video will help you identify the key risks facing law firms today and how can they be mitigated, choose what actions to take to alleviate data breaches and ensure cybersecurity and summarize the steps to take after a data breach is detected.

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