How do you as a lawyer working remotely meet your ethical duties of competence, confidentiality and supervision? You can learn and train your staff on cybersecurity, including phishing emails, ransomware attacks, and computer system security. For specifics on what you might do, attend this webinar.
In early 2020, the Maze hackers stole and encrypted data of law firms in South Dakota, Oregon, and Texas. For one firm, the hackers demanded ransom payments of over $900,000. And working remotely can increase the risks that your law firm is the next technology scam victim.
Date: Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM CT
Speaker: J.S. “Chris” Christie is a partner at Sirote & Permutt. He is a graduate of Duke University School of Law. After law school, he served as a Peace Corps Volunteer, teaching at the University of Yaoundé School of Law. He then worked for 30 years with a Birmingham law firm, leaving in January 2018 to be a candidate for Alabama Attorney General. Chris frequently speaks and writes on ethics, employee benefits, and how to try lawsuits.
Topic: Attorney's Insurance Mutual of the South will host an informative roundtable focused on hot topics related to practical considerations for lawyers, including phishing emails, ransomware attacks, computer security.
Please complete the RSVP before 11:00 a.m. CT / 12:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday, November 11 in order to receive the email invitation to join the Zoom meeting.
Please note: There is no CLE credit available for this event.