CINCINNATI, Ohio (PRWEB) February 23, 2016
On January 21, Faruki Ireland & Cox’s Zachary Heck was named co-chair of the International Association of Privacy Professional's ("IAPP") KnowledgeNet Chapter for Cincinnati. The IAPP KnowledgeNet is responsible for coordinating programs in Cincinnati relating to current events in privacy, such as cybersecurity, data breaches and drones. The IAPP focuses its activities on Cincinnati privacy professionals.
Privacy professionals are the arbiters of trust in today’s data-driven global economy. They help organizations manage rapidly evolving privacy threats, and mitigate the potential loss and misuse of information assets. As co-chair, Zach will be organizing and participating in presentations about the minimization of risks associated with data privacy.
Heck’s practice at Faruki Ireland & Cox focuses primarily on assisting clients in the areas of privacy compliance, defense litigation, class action defense, and guidance in the aftermath of a cybersecurity incident or data breach.
About Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L.
Faruki Ireland & Cox P.L.L. (http://www.ficlaw.com) is a litigation firm with offices in Cincinnati and Dayton that handles complex business disputes nationally, including intellectual property, class actions, competition-based litigation, employment, antitrust, privacy and commercial litigation and arbitration.
About the IAPP
The International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) is the largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community and resource, helping practitioners develop and advance their careers and organizations manage and protect their data. Founded in 2000, the IAPP is a not-for-profit association that helps to define, support and improve the privacy profession globally through networking, education and certification. More information about the IAPP is available at http://www.iapp.org.