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Data Privacy Emerging Issues: A 2012 Update
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Data privacy issues have been a top concern in many business industries today. Much of the data collected and stored is of a highly sensitive nature and if lost or stolen could open firm up to huge lawsuits. Thieves and hackers are becoming ever more sophisticated in the planning and execution of their attacks. You need to be ready by building an integrated data protection program from a policy perspective in order to be secure. While there are no quick fixes to this problem, there are ways to mitigate and reduce the possibility of data theft or leaks.

This Live Webcast will help you develop an effective privacy, security and information risk management framework from a policy perspective, address privacy and data security issues, expand your data privacy regulation, deal with privacy challenges using the social media.

The panel of key thought leaders will discuss the following issues:

Course Level: Intermediate
Prerequisite: None
Method Of Presentation: Group-Based-Internet
Developer: The Knowledge Group, LLC
Recommended CLE/CPE Hours: 1.75 - 2.0
Advance Preparation: Print and review course materials
Course Code: 124305
Recording Fee: $299 (Please click here for details)


Featured Speakers for Data Privacy Emerging Issues: A 2012 Update LIVE Webcast :

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Jessica Lyon, Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection,
Federal Trade Commission

Macro-Level Talking Points:
  • • Common Data Security Failures
  • • Potential Harm to Consumers
  • • FTC’s Approach to Data Security Enforcement (legal standards and guiding principles)

Catherine D. Meyer , Counsel,
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

  • • Restrictions on collection, use and disclosure of retail consumer data
  • • Recording telephone calls: extra-territorial enforcement issues
  • • Text message litigation: how sending a confirmation can be painful
  • • Recent California actions:
    • o AG focus on privacy policy for applications
    • o California Class actions: collection of personal information in credit card transactions: what is personal information?
    • o California Class actions: disclosure of information for marketing purposes

Jeffrey Taft, Partner,
Mayer Brown

  • • Recent developments and trends involving state data breach notification laws
  • • Proposed federal legislation regarding privacy and data breach notification laws
  • • The White House, Department of Commerce and Federal Trade Commission privacy frameworks
  • • Potential impact of these and other government initiatives on interoperability among data privacy regimes

Michele P. Madison, Partner,
Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP

  • • Restrictions on Use and Disclosure of healthcare information
  • • Permitted Uses and Disclosures
  • • Enhanced Patient Rights
  • • Expanded application of HIPAA and HITECH
  • • Enhanced Penalties
  • • Recent Enforcement Actions

Federal Trade Commission
Jessica Lyon
Attorney, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection
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Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Catherine D. Meyer
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Mayer Brown
Jeffrey Taft
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Morris, Manning & Martin, LLP
Michele P. Madison
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Who Should Attend?

- In-house Counsel in the life sciences and healthcare industries
- Human Resources Executives
- Compliance, Privacy and Data Security Officers
- Biotech/Pharma Industry Lawyers
- Consultants
- Life Sciences and Health Care Practice Consultants/Advisors
- General Counsel
- Senior Management
- Senior Executives
- Accountants
- Professionals coming from Biotech and Pharmaceutical Firms
- Consultants & Clients in the Biotech and Pharmaceutical Industries

Why Attend?

This is a must attend event for anyone interested in addressing the problems in data privacy and its impact to the life sciences industry.

- Detailed guidance given by the most qualified key leaders & experts
- Hear directly from key regulators & thought leaders
- Interact directly with panel during Q&A

Join us and hear it from the experts! Advanced registration is recommended as space is limited. Click the registration button below to sign up for this course today. Significant discount applies for early registration.

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The Knowledge Group, LLC is producing this event for information purposes only. We do not intend to provide or offer business advice. The contents of this event are based upon the opinions of our speakers. The Knowledge Congress does not warrant their accuracy and completeness. The statements made by them are based on their independent opinions and does not necessarily reflect that of The Knowledge Congress' views. In no event shall The Knowledge Congress be liable to any person or business entity for any special, direct, indirect, punitive, incidental or consequential damages as a result of any information gathered from this webcast.





















































Data Privacy Emerging Issues: A 2012 Update
LIVE Webcast
Event Sponsors / Speaker Firms:

Mayer Brown is a leading global law firm advising clients across the Americas, Asia and Europe. Mayer Brown’s Privacy & Security practice is comprised of experienced lawyers from a range of disciplines, including regulatory, intellectual property, employment and business & technology sourcing. The practice works with major corporations worldwide to help them comply with data privacy and security regulatory obligations, and to develop practical cross-border data transfer solutions.

Morris, Manning & Martin is an AmLaw 200 law firm with national and international reach. To provide clients with optimal value, the firm combines market-leading legal services with a total understanding of their needs to maximize effectiveness, efficiency and opportunity. MMM enjoys national prominence for its real estate, litigation, technology, healthcare, intellectual property, capital markets, environmental, green industry, insurance, mergers & acquisitions and timberland & forest products practices.

The firm’s Healthcare Privacy and Security team includes Healthcare, Corporate, Technology and Employee Benefits attorneys with decades of experience working with healthcare organizations, including hospitals and large healthcare systems, physician groups, healthcare information technology companies, mature health information exchanges (HIEs), and telemedicine providers. The team assists clients with all aspects of compliance, including gathering information about the sources of private information, developing privacy procedures, notices and other written materials, amending plan documents and service provider agreements, training employees on the use and disclosure of private information, and monitoring on-going compliance.

Speaker Firms:

Federal Trade Commission


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