PLI's Cyber Securities Litigation: When Data Breaches Become Fraud Suits

New York, NY
June 09, 2016

The Practising Law Institute (PLI) will host a webinar titled, "Cyber Securities Litigation: When Data Breaches Become Fraud Suits" on June 9, 2016 from 1-2pm EST. The webinar will discuss how investors and corporations alike have become increasingly concerned about the dramatic uptick in widespread data breaches, and the potential for breaches to give rise to major securities fraud cases.

Partner Michael W. Stocker will participate in this discussion alongside Christopher Keegan of Beecher Carlson, and Jacob Olcott of BitSight Technologies. Topics that will be covered include:

•  Scope of the threat
•  Director and management liability under the securities laws associated with information theft
•  Insurance concerns and coverage issues
•  The SEC’s position on management responsibilities regarding cyber defense
•  Current trends in securities litigation

Click here for more information on this program.