• Cybersecurity Spending on the Rise in 2019

    August 01, 2019 |

    As data security challenges continue to escalate, many law firms and corporate legal departments are upping their efforts to strengthen cyber defenses and minimize risks.

  • Just Say No to Hackers

    August 01, 2019 |

    Conference of Mayors Resolution Calls for Cities Not to Pay Ransomware

    The underlying logic is pretty straightforward: if bad actors realize that there's no longer any cash waiting for them at the end of the rainbow, they'll eventually pack up their ball and go home.

  • The State of the U.S. Privacy Job Market, 2019

    August 01, 2019 |

    A Reflection on the Year Behind, the Years Ahead and Why Privacy Means So Much to Us

    Part One of a Two-Part Article

    In just over a year since GDPR Day, privacy by design has made privacy as a profession one of the fastest growing and hottest verticals in and outside of the legal job market.

  • How to Keep Mobile Data Safe: The Case for On-Device AI

    August 01, 2019 |

    Bring Your Own Device is one of the biggest compliance-related issues companies face today, and when it comes to security risks, law firms are prime targets. Considering law firms are built on their reputation, firms must make every assurance that the technology they use will protect their data.

  • SHIELD Act Signed in NY

    August 01, 2019 |

    Defines Data Breach and Requires Data Security Controls

    New York has brought itself into line with a number of states concerning how they define a data breach, and, where applicable, what substantive security controls they require.

  • Legal Tech: Smart Speakers and E-Discovery

    August 01, 2019 |

    For businesses that own such a device, or for individual employees who might have a personally owned one on their office desk, the question of who owns any recorded data remains murky.

  • Training Machines to Speak Legalese: The Perils and Promise of AI in Law

    July 01, 2019 |

    When AI is deployed appropriately with proper oversight, it helps us make connections we couldn't see before, leading us to new legal and business insights. But teaching machines how to interpret “legalese” is nearly as challenging as the task it is trying to solve.