Every law firm should take a proactive approach to maintaining strong cybersecurity protections—particularly when it comes to your payment processing.
Practice Area: Internet & Technology Law
The increase in technology adoption for lawyers has also increased risks and vulnerabilities for cyberattacks.
The COVID-19 pandemic pushed lawyers into the cloud.
If adopted by the Continuing Legal Education Board, New York State would become the first state to implement a cybersecurity requirement for lawyers.
The dedicated judges and professionals who work in these courts were not deterred and have overcome significant challenges to continue their work remotely and provide critical services to New Yorkers with substance use disorders and mental illness.
How does your engagement letter discuss your uses of technology? Are lawyers obligated to disclose whether they use Outlook or Gmail for their email service or Dropbox or Google Drive for data storage?
Data recovery teams are better at finding things on your computer than you are at hiding them.
It is quite common that people find out that Facebook or Google has a detailed consumer profile on them. Unseen, however, is the data collected from you about third persons in your network.
It’s human nature to click on the link in emails, but don’t click on the link.
It is often said that it is not a question of if, but rather a question of when, an individual or entity will be the victim of a cyber-intrusion, and unfortunately, that same maxim may hold true when it comes to populations that remain unvaccinated against COVID-19.