July 2015 – Cybersecurity Incidents – Liability and Response

Morrison & Foerster LLP and the Berkeley Center for Law & Technology (BCLT) are pleased to invite you to a breakfast seminar examining current trends and developments in cybersecurity law, featuring speakers from private practice, government, and academia.

Thursday, July 23, 2015
Registration: 8:00 – 8:30 AM
Seminar: 8:30 – 10:30 AM
(breakfast will be provided)

Morrison & Foerster LLP
425 Market Street
San Francisco, CA


UC Berkeley School of Law certifies that this activity has been approved for 2.0 hours CLE credit by the State Bar of California.



8:30 – 9:30 AM: Anatomy of a Breach – Response and Liability
This panel will focus on civil liability arising from cybersecurity incidents and will look at, among other things, breach notification laws, class action and standing issues, and cybersecurity insurance.

Rebekah Kaufman, Morrison & Foerster LLP, Partner
Jill Bronfman, UC Hastings, Director of Privacy and Technology Project, Adjunct Professor of Law, Institute for Innovation Law

9:30 – 10:30 AM: Interacting with Government Agencies
Speakers from the FBI and the Secret Service will discuss how private companies facing cybersecurity incidents should coordinate with government authorities.

Chris Hoofnagle, Berkeley Center for Law & Technology, Berkeley Law (moderator)
Elvis Chan, FBI, Supervisory Special Agent
Michelle Kane, US Attorney’s Office, Assistant United States Attorney



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