Class-by-Class Schedule: Legal Issues of Cybersecurity and data Breach Response

Legal Issues of Cybersecurity and Data Breach Response

Legal Issues of Cybersecu…

 

Law 550: Legal Issues of Cybersecurity and Data Breach Response

Fall 2019 Class-by-Class Course Schedule

Thursdays, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM, Room 4046

 

 

August 29th

Introduction

Paper Topic Discussion

Current Events

Incident Response, Law Enforcement and the Counsel as Quarterback 

Materials

Yahoo’s Warning to GCs: Your Job Description Just Expanded (Big-Time), by David Fontaine and John Reed Stark (March 2017)

September 5th

Schedule Review (Here’s Where We Are, Here’s Where You Ought to Be)

Paper Topic Discussion, Current Events

Incident Response, Law Enforcement and the Counsel as Quarterback (Continued)

Materials

Yahoo’s Warning to GCs: Your Job Description Just Expanded (Big-Time), by David Fontaine and John Reed Stark (March 2017)

September 12th

Schedule Review (Here’s Where We Are, Here’s Where You Ought to Be)

Paper Topic Discussion, Current Events

Incident Response, Law Enforcement and the Counsel as Quarterback (Continued)

Materials

Think the SEC EDGAR Data Breach Involved Insider Trading? Think Again. By John Reed Stark (D&O Diary, Law 360) (October 2017)

September 19th

Schedule Review (Here’s Where We Are, Here’s Where You Ought to Be)

Paper Topic Discussion, Current Events

Incident Response, Law Enforcement and the Counsel as Quarterback (Continued)

Materials

Cybersecurity: The SEC’s Wake-up Call to Corporate Directors, by John Reed Stark and David Fontaine (March 2018)

Cyber Awareness to Cyber Expertise: The Evolution of Board Cyber Risk Management, by Phyllis Sumner and Nick Oldham (January, 2016)

September 26th 

Schedule Review (Here’s Where We Are, Here’s Where You Ought to Be)

Current Events

Incident Response, Law Enforcement and the Counsel as Quarterback (Continued)

Materials

An Oft Overlooked PCI Incident Response Approach, by John Reed Stark (March 2015)

October 3rd

Schedule Review (Here’s Where We Are, Here’s Where You Ought to Be)

Current Events

Counsel as Quarterback and Data Breach Workflow (Continued)

Cyber Insurance

Financial Regulators, Law Enforcement and Data Breaches 

Materials

Cybersecurity Due Diligence: A New Imperative, by John Reed Stark (June 2017)

Who gets Coverage? by Scott Godes (BTLaw Cybersecurity Blog, 2017) 

 

October 17th

Schedule Review (Here’s Where We Are, Here’s Where You Ought to Be)

Current Events

Financial Regulation, Law Enforcement and Data breaches (cont)

Data Breaches, Cybersecurity and Boards of Directors

Materials

Here’s what went wrong for Equifax in those first 48 hours, by John Carlin and David Newman (September, 2017)

Ensuring Best Practices in the Investigation of an Incident, by David Fagan, Ashden Fein and David Bender (March, 2016)

The Equifax and SEC Data Breaches: Takeaways, Reminders & Caveats, by John Reed Stark (September 2017)

October 24th

Current Events

Complete Any Unfinished Topics

Data Breach Call (Guest:  Chris Ullman, Former Managing Director & Global Partner, Director of Global Communications, The Carlyle Group; Now President, Ullman Communications)

Materials

Chris Ullman Ted Talk

October 31st

Current Events

Intake from Digital Forensics Firm (Guest: Bret Padres, CEO, Crypsis)

November 7th

Current Events

Board Briefing (Guest: (David Fontaine, Former CEO, Kroll

November 14th

SEC/FINRA Regulatory Interphase

(Guests: Greg Faragasso, Assistant Director, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission; Cameron Funkhouser, Executive Vice President, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority)

November 21st

Current Events

Law Enforcement Briefing (Guest: Kimberly Kiefer Peretti, Co-chair of Alston & Bird’s Cybersecurity Preparedness & Response Team and National Security & Digital Crimes Team)

December 5th

Vendor Briefing (Beckage Cloud Services) (Guest: Jennifer Beckage, Founder, Becckage PLLC)

Papers Due

Discussion of Simulation Presentations

About John Reed Stark

John Reed Stark's Profile Image John Reed Stark President of John Reed Consulting LLC. Served for 15 years as an SEC enforcement attorney leading cyber-related projects, investigations and enforcement actions; For 11 years as Founder/Chief of SEC Office of Internet Enforcement; For 15 years as Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University Law School teaching cyber law; For 10 years as a Guest Instructor at the FBI Academy; For 5+ years as Managing Director (three as head of the Washington, D.C. office) of Stroz, Friedberg, a global digital risk management firm, leading cybersecurity, incident response and digital compliance engagements for corporations. Appointed since 2017 as Senior Lecturing Fellow at Duke University Law School teaching law of cybersecurity and data breach response. Author of The Cybersecurity Due Diligence Handbook.