Cybersecurity Legal Task Force

The task force examines risks posed by criminals, terrorists and nations that hope to steal personal and financial information, disrupt critical infrastructure, and wage a new kind of warfare on a battlefield of ones and zeros.

Cybersecurity Around the ABA

Antitrust Magazine--Spring, 2019

Including an interview with FTC Bureau of Consumer Protection Director Andrew Smith.

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#CyberspaceIRL -- May 21st at the U.S. Institute of Peace

The ABA Rule of Law Initiative presents rule of law approaches to virtual threats.

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CLE: Technology-Related Policies for Law Firms (5/21, 1:00 pm EST)

Looking for ways to run your law firm more efficiently? Interested in implementing new technology but worried about the risks and ethical implications? Join our experts as they discuss how to implement technology policies and procedures and how to best enforce those policies to mitigate risks. You won't want to miss this program! Brought to you by the ABA Law Practice Division.

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CLE: The New Era of Privacy and Cybersecurity for Law Firms (5/22, 1:00 pm EST)

Law firms are increasingly being targeted by hackers. Is your law firm prepared to recognize and defend against these threats? You won't want to miss a practical discussion with our expert panel as they provide an overview of the risk landscape, developing regulatory framework, and ethical implications of cybersecurity in law firms. Brought to you by the ABA Law Practice Division.

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Vendor Contracting Project: Cybersecurity Checklist

View our Vendor Contracting Checklist, in partnership with the U.S. Department of the Treasury.

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ABA Journal Series: 'Digital Dangers'

Learn more about cyber topics lawyers need to know, from practice management tips on cyber insurance to questions about decrypting digital evidence.

A joint production of the ABA Journal and the ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force.

Message from Past President Laurel Bellows

"We live In a world where our national security is threatened by cyberterrorists, and where private enterprise is forced to respond to cybertheft of intellectual property on a daily basis. The ABA Cybersecurity Legal Task Force is examining risks posed by criminals, terrorists and nations that seek to steal personal and financial information, disrupt critical infrastructure, and wage cyberwar. When our national security and economy are threatened, lawyers will not stand on the sidelines."- Laurel Bellows Past President, American Bar Association