In the Know

DPCRA Live Webinar Series
AGG Seminars & Webinars
March - December 2014

Arnall Golden Gregory publishes the Daily Privacy and Consumer Regulatory Alert so businesses can keep abreast of critical privacy and consumer regulatory issues that affect them every single day. On the last Wednesday of the month, we conduct a complimentary webinar that highlights certain “hot topics” from that month and a privacy topic that’s particularly timely. Upcoming webinars:

 

Privacy Audits: A Roadmap to a Proper Audit and Pitfalls to Avoid

September 30, 2014 | 11 am - 12 pm EDT

This month Arnall Golden Gregory and PwC will discuss why privacy audits are essential and address most frequently asked questions:

  • Should companies conduct ongoing privacy audits? Why they are absolutely essential to a comprehensive compliance management system.
  • What should a privacy audit entail? Details regarding scope, reporting of results and proper documentation.
  • What are the common issues companies experience with privacy audits? What to look out and plan ahead for.

Register Now for this one-hour, complimentary webinar with AGG Privacy attorneys Robert R. BelairKevin Coy and Kelly Gordon Zemil, and PwC's Data Protection & Privacy Services Principal, Joseph DiVito. A live Q&A session will follow the discussion.

Credits: This webinar is pending CLE credit approval by the State Bar of Georgia.  


Consumer Privacy: How to Avoid or Prevail in Class Action Litigation


July 30, 2014 | 11 am - 12 pm EDT

This month we will cover recent trends in class action litigation related to the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) and data breaches. The panelists will discuss how class action lawsuits evolve and what drives them. In addition, they will discuss litigation avoidance strategies and potential defenses when these kinds of cases arise.

  • Overview of current privacy and consumer regulatory “hot topics” 
  • Telephone Consumer Privacy Act (TCPA) – class action litigation trends 
  • Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) – class action litigation trends 
  • Anatomy of a successful class action defense

Listen to recording (available until October 28, 2014) with AGG Privacy attorneys Montserrat C. MillerKevin CoyHenry R. Chalmers and Kelly L. Gordon. A Q&A session will follow the discussion.

Credits: This webinar was approved for one hour of CLE credit by the State Bar of Georgia. 


Privacy - At Midyear

June 25, 2014 | 11 am - 12 pm EDT

This month’s webinar we will we review and discuss some of the biggest events that have occurred in the privacy field to date in 2014. This webinar will cover the following major events and developments:

  • The FTC’s new Data Broker Report;
  • Wyndham and LabMD – the battle over the FTC’s authority;
  • Updates on data privacy in the European Union and the “right to be forgotten”;
  • The FTC Spring Privacy Series, including discussions on: mobile device tracking and alternative scoring products;
  • Debt collection in light of the FTC’s settlement with Consumer Portfolio Services; and
  • An update on the past six months on Capitol Hill.

Listen to the recording (available until October 12, 2014) with AGG Privacy attorneys Montserrat C. MillerKevin Coy, Joseph S. Rubin and Kelly L. Gordon. A live Q&A session will follow the discussion.

Credits: This webinar was approved for one hour of CLE credit by the State Bar of Georgia.


Privacy and Data Protection in the New Cyber Insurance Era, Are You Protected?

May 28, 2014 | 11 am - 12 pm EDT

 Over 30 insurance carriers now offer cybersecurity protection. That protection customarily covers data breaches; fair credit reporting act violations; other types data privacy claims; common law breach of privacy claims; and other privacy and data protection risks. This month we will address what should be covered by your cyber insurance policy: retention/deduction amounts, pitfalls and shortfalls in cyber insurance coverage.

Listen to the recording (available until August 27, 2014) with AGG Privacy attorneys Robert R. Belair and Kelly L. Gordon. A live Q&A session will follow the discussion.

 Credits: This webinar was approved for one hour of CLE credit by the State Bar of Georgia.


The Serious and Multi-Faceted Consequences of Data Breaches and What You Should Do

April 30, 2014 | 11 am  - 12 pm EDT

This month we will examine the reputational, financial, and regulatory consequences of data breaches, including the role played by the Federal Trade Commission, State Attorneys General, Congress, and various state legislatures. We will describe the best ways for companies to navigate the consequences of a data breach once it has occurred. 

Listen to the recording  (available until July 27, 2014) with AGG Privacy attorneys Robert R. Belair, Henry Chalmers, Kevin Coy, Joseph S. Rubin and Kelly L. Gordon. A live Q&A session will follow the discussion.

Credits: This webinar was approved for one hour of CLE credit by the State Bar of Georgia.


Top 10 Things Companies Should Know About Data Breach

 

March 26, 2014 | 11 am  - 12 pm EDT

Recent events, such as the Target data breach, are evidence of how critical it is for companies to have effective privacy policies, compliance management systems, and data protection and breach response plans in place. This month we examine data breaches, and describe 10 areas of concern that any general counsel, chief privacy or security officer, or other data protection manager should be aware of to minimize risk and respond correctly should there be a suspected data leak or theft. 

Listen to the recording (available until June 24, 2014) with AGG Privacy attorneys Robert R. BelairJoseph S. Rubin and Kelly L. Gordon.

Credits: This webinar was approved for one hour of CLE credit by the State Bar of Georgia.