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USC Law seeks to teach cybersecurity (access required)

The University of South Carolina School of Law recently created a Cybersecurity Legal Task Force in an effort to better educate attorneys and other legal professionals in the state about cyber threats. The task force will begin hosting and creating ...

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ABA offers guidance on ethical duties, best practices after data breaches (access required)

Lawyers and law firms, just like our clients and other businesses, are the targets of cyberthreats. Acknowledging this reality, American Bar Association Formal Opinion 483, issued on Oct. 17, reviews lawyers’ ethical obligations to employ reasonable efforts to protect electronic client confidential information and concludes lawyers must make efforts to monitor for and remediate data breaches, and must notify current clients affected by a data breach.

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