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September 2017

@UofSCLaw Legal IT Seminar:
“Identity Theft”

September 28 @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Karen J. Williams Courtroom

SEPT. 28, 2017: The purpose of the CLE will be to inform attorneys of the basics of Identity Theft, what it is, how it affects those victimized by it (law firms have fallen victim to Identity Theft), a quick overview of the laws that are driven by it, and where all this is heading. Attorneys are under special requirements to maintain a high level of client security and personal responsibility for the technology in use in their practices. Failure to…

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October 2017

@UofSCLaw Legal IT Seminar:
“Rethinking Trust and Verification: Uses for Blockchains in the Practice of Law”

October 12 @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Karen J. Williams Courtroom

OCT. 12, 2017: All transactions, whether the transfer of funds, the sale of real and personal property, or otherwise, rely on trust and verification. And transactions traditionally require a bank, an escrow agent, or other trusted third party to ensure that trust and verification. But what if a technology system could replace the third-party’s role so that any two people could contract directly with one another? Blockchains (also called distributed ledger systems) may soon offer validation in a number of…

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@UofSCLaw Legal IT Seminar:
“Breach Response: Be Prepared or Face the Consequences”

October 26 @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Karen J. Williams Courtroom

SEPT. 28, 2017: One can hardly turn on the news these days without hearing about the latest victim of a cyber-attack. The legal profession is not immune from the threat of a costly cyber breach. Cybersecurity is one of the biggest risks that law firms face today. Law firms are attractive targets because they hold valuable client information such as PII, PHI, and proprietary information including corporate mergers, patent and trade secrets, litigation strategy, and more. In fact, corporate clients…

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November 2017

@UofSCLaw Legal IT Seminar:
“Cybersecurity at Warp Speed for the Legal Profession”

November 9 @ 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Karen J. Williams Courtroom

NOV. 9, 2017: Lawyers have an ethical duty to be competent and to keep their client data confidential. Clients too want to keep their confidential data protected. All too often, information security is not prioritized by law firms. It costs money to protect data and businesses frequently resist budgeting for security, even though an ounce of prevention is far less expensive than a pound of cure. Investigating and remediating data breaches is hideously expensive, not to mention the necessity of…

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