Cybersecurity and Your Practice

Program Title:
Cybersecurity and Your Practice: What You Should Know About the 2020 Cyberspace Solarium Commission Report, and How It Will Impact the Southern California Legal and Business Communities

Program Date: 
Thursday, June 11, 2020

1:00 – 2:15 p.m.

CLE Credit:
1.25 hours of General Credit

Program Description:
In March 2020, the U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission issued its long-awaited Report on the state of our nation’s cyber defense and the path forward to implement sound U.S. cybersecurity policy.  On June 11, 2020, LACBA’s Privacy and Cybersecurity Section will host a suite of esteemed panelists to discuss the Report’s findings, the legal ramifications expected to flow from the Report, and the opportunities and challenges those changes will present.  This cutting-edge program will involve two panels.  The first panel will include members of the Commission and its staff, who will discuss the findings of the Report regarding the future of U.S. national security and cyber defense.  The second panel will include Southern California experts from law enforcement, private law firms, in-house counsel, and critical infrastructure, who will discuss their burgeoning practice areas and the impact of the Report’s findings on the Southern California legal and business communities.

Panel 1:  1:00 – 1:45p.m.

The Findings of the 2020 U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission Report Regarding the Future of U.S. National Security and Cyber Defense
- Moderator: Eileen Decker, Founder of Pacific Intelligence & Cyber, and former U.S. Attorney, Central District of California

- Panelist: The Honorable Patrick J. Murphy, U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commissioner, former member of the U.S. House of Representatives, and former Acting Secretary and Under Secretary of the Army

- Panelist: Robert Morgus, Director of Research and Analysis for Task Force 2 of the U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission

- Panelist: David Simon, Chief Counsel for Cybersecurity and National Security Law to the U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission and Partner at Mayer Brown LLP

Panel 2: 1:45 – 2:15p.m.

The Impact of the 2020 U.S. Cyberspace Solarium Commission Report’s Findings on the Los Angeles Business and Legal Communities
- Moderator: Ryan White, Former Chief, Cyber & Intellectual Property Crimes Section, U.S. Attorney’s Office, Central District of California

- Panelist: Jennie Wang VonCannon, Partner, Browne George Ross LLP

- Panelist: Dawn Haghighi, General Counsel and Privacy Officer, Murcor Real Estate

- Panelist: Robert Kang, In-house Counsel for Cybersecurity and National Security, Southern California Edison

Once you have completed your LACBA registration, on the date of the event you will receive a link from Zoom that will allow you to join the webinar directly.   In order to receive participatory CLE credit, registrants must participate in the webinar via Zoom.  LACBA cannot provide CLE credit to those who only listen to the program audio by phone.  Individuals wishing to receive CLE credit must register independently.

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6/11/2020 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Via Zoom Webinar Los Angeles, CA 90017

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