Expert Series CLE | Cybersecurity for the Modern Practice: The Risks, the Realities and the Solutions | 2020 | On Demand
In this CLE, David Furr and Chris Swecker provide information on reasonable steps to take and the need to become cyber-efficient in the modern practice of law.
They review the current status of the legal and ethical best practices, recent law firm-reported breaches, and practical technology solutions to address the issues.
Learn the five basics of a protected practice: encryption, segmentation, multi-factor authentication, IPS firewalls and training with the overarching need to consider cyber as a managed service for small-to medium-sized practices.
Finally, hear discussion on the need for security up and down the chain from clients to the deposition/e-discovery provider and co-counsel
Qualifies for 0.5 Hours NC State Bar Ethics/Professional Responsibility credit
Satisfies NC State Bar Technology Training requirement
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ABOUT THE SPEAKERS:
David M. Furr is an attorney with 37 years of experience managing and resolving complex business issues. A graduate of Wake Forest University, Wake Forest University School of Law and the University of Florida (L.L.M., Taxation), Mr. Furr authored, lectured and moderated Wake Forest’s Cyber C-Suite certificate program, the US and SC Chamber of Commerce Cyber Summit and the NCBA CLE: Cybersecurity for Lawyers. He served as a senior consultant to Palo Alto Networks (PANW:NYSE) and was on the advisory board of SC Cyber. Awarded each year in the State of South Carolina is the David M. Furr Award for Industry Excellence.
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Christopher E. Swecker has nearly 40 years of experience in criminal prosecutions, law enforcement, national security, legal and corporate security/risk management positions and focuses his practice on financial crimes, security issues/compliance and securities law, as well as Director and Officer Liability. He draws on his extensive experience as a former FBI insider and corporate risk management director to support many of Miller & Martin's Litigation and Corporate practice areas including White Collar & Corporate Investigation, Privacy & Data Security, Crisis Management and Financial Institutions.
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