• 'Dark Overlord' Hack Shows Mounting Cyber Risks for Law Firms

    February 01, 2019 |

    The Hacker Group Wants Ransom Payments from Dozens of Firms Involved In the Sept. 11 Litigation, and Experts Warn That More Attacks Are Coming

    Leaders of those law firms are all likely scratching their heads about how to handle a recent announcement from a nebulous hacker entity calling itself the “Dark Overlord,” which claims to be in possession of 18,000 legal and insurance documents pertaining to the court fight.

  • Implications of GDPR & CCPA on Public Records

    February 01, 2019 |

    This article discusses the importance of securing a safe harbor for court records through reviewing an illustrative example of how a European Union (EU) citizen was able to force U.S. legal technology companies to remove and alter court records using GDPR.

  • Causation and Harm In Data Breach Litigation

    February 01, 2019 |

    Demonstrating that a data breach has resulted in an injury-in-fact can be difficult, because it is not always clear what has happened or will happen with the stolen data.

  • Legal Tech: Moving to the Cloud for Business Continuity Planning

    January 01, 2019 |

    In the past year, the devastation caused by natural disasters has been immense. Law firms, like every other business, are left to deal with the aftermath of these catastrophic events. Firms that have established business continuity plans to put into effect when these instances occur will find themselves a step ahead in the disaster recovery process. And the ones leveraging cloud technology are at an even greater advantage.

  • Podcast: Cognitive Security

    January 01, 2019 |

    We live in information environment that is unique to this point in time (social media, information overload). How do we know what's true and what's not?

  • Cloudy With a Chance of IoT attacks: The Cybersecurity Forecast for 2019

    January 01, 2019 |

    2018 was a trying year for the cybersecurity industry, with breaches increasing and showing no signs of slowing as we enter the New Year. 2019 will bring its own threats with the propagation of new technology — 5G and IoT — and their security vulnerabilities. However, there's also progress on the horizon, thanks to more stringent government regulation and increasing legal action.