Retailers continue to be at the epicenter of data breaches and breach-related litigation, as their high-volume access to valuable payment card data and other sensitive information make them prime targets for criminals. Retailers that suffer a security breach face a number of challenges, including answering to regulators and law enforcement authorities, responding to contract claims from payment card issuing banks and payment processors, defending against class action lawsuits brought by affected consumers, and even confronting shareholder derivative suits. In this presentation, Baker & Hostetler Partner Judy Selby and Counsel Melinda McLellan discuss the current regulatory and legal landscape affecting retailers in the data breach context, and how relevant legal standards continue to develop in this rapidly-evolving area.
I. Summarize how to respond to a retail breach
II. Understand the current regulatory landscape affecting retailers
III. Identify relevant legal standards within the retail industry
Melinda McLellan works with clients to navigate complex privacy, cybersecurity, and data management issues in a rapidly evolving regulatory environment. She counsels companies of all sizes across multiple industry sectors, helping them to identify, evaluate, and manage the myriad compliance obligations associated with corporate privacy and information security practices. Melinda regularly advises on the creation, development, and implementation of global privacy and security policies, standards, procedures, and guidelines, as well as company codes of conduct and employee privacy training programs. Attentive to her clients' business needs, Melinda's proactive approach favors pragmatic, forward-thinking compliance strategies that emphasize prevention and mitigation of privacy and data security risks.
Judy Selby currently serves as the Senior Advisor at Hanover Stone Partners, LLC. She also is an insurance consultant with her own firm, Judy Selby Consulting, LLC.
Judy frequently speaks and writes about information-related strategies and best practices. She has successfully completed courses on Big Data, Crisis Management/Business Continuity and Cyber Security at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Professional Education, and co-chairs the Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM) Cyber Liability Committee. She is also a member of the ABA Big Data Committee and the Sedona Conference Data Security and Privacy Liability Working Group.
Judy also has over 20 years of experience in large scale first- and third-party complex insurance coverage matters, providing a full range of services from opinion work, coverage gap analysis, claims counseling, broker liability, settlement negotiations, international arbitration and all phases of insurance coverage litigation.
Judy is a member of the Law360 Insurance Editorial Advisory Board, the Editorial Advisory Board of Legal Technology News, the Professional Liability Underwriters Association, and the Defense Research Institute, and a contributor to InsuranceThoughtLeadership.com, Datfloq.com, and BigDataMadeSimple.com.
Judy was honored as LawCrossing’s Law Job Star in July 2014, featured in Law Technology News as a leading STEM woman, and have been quoted in Forbes, Reuters, Law360, Bloomberg BNA, Insurance Business America, the National Law Journal, Corporate Executive Board and Legal Technology News about information-related and insurance issues. She was selected as the LXBN Leader in May 2015 and as a finalist for CLM’s 2015 Outside Counsel of the Year award.
Ms. Selby previously served as the managing director at BDO Consulting and prior to that, co-chaired BakerHostetler’s Information Governance Team, founded the eDiscovery and Technology Management Team, and counseled companies on ways to avoid information-related risks. She handled cutting edge privacy, data breach, information governance, cyber insurance, and insurance coverage matters, including TCPA claims.
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