Rick Harris was quoted in The Cybersecurity Law Report about how vendors can leave a company dangerously vulnerable to a breach of data or network. In addition to identifying legal risks, Rick reminds the reader that failure of a vendor to adequately protect sensitive personal information about a company's customers or employees can give rise to significant harm to the company's reputation. This kind of harm, while hard to quantify, can be the longest lasting and most difficult to recover.
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On May 19, Partner Jonathan Handler moderated a virtual book talk for the Massachusetts Chapter of the Federal Bar Association with Professor Jeff Kosseff, author of The Twenty-Six Words That Created the Internet.
On October 15, Jonathan Zelig served as a panelist on the topic, "Ransomware: Exposures and Opportunities," at the 2020 Massachusetts Insurance and Reinsurance Bar Association's Fall Symposium.
Day Pitney and the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Northeast Chapter co-hosted a virtual roundtable, "Basic Tech and Cyber Competency for In-House Counsel," on September 23.
Day Pitney Counsel Steven Cash will serve as featured panelist for the webinar "Decisional Advantage and Intelligence."
New York Partner Kritika Bharadwaj's promotion to partner was featured in the New York Law Journal's On the Move column.
Day Pitney LLP promoted 11 attorneys to partner in the firm's three core departments: Corporate and Business Law, Litigation, and Individual Clients.
Kermit Wallace was quoted in Legaltech News article, "5 Ways the Pandemic Economy Is – And Isn't – Impacting Legal Tech."
Kermit Wallace was quoted in The American Lawyer article, "Cybersecurity Isn't Just About Outside Threats. It's About Protecting Firms From Themselves."
Kevin Duffy and Naju Lathia were honored at the New Jersey Legal Awards Ceremony on September 23, at the Brooklake Country Club in Florham Park, NJ.