(PRWEB) October 04, 2016
Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Françoise Gilbert, in coordination with the Bay Area Association of Corporate Counsel, will present two lunch CLE programs on “How to Mitigate the Risk of Privacy and Cybersecurity Issues Impacting Corporate Transactions.”
The events take place in Silicon Valley on October 5, from 11:30 – 1:00 p.m. in Greenberg Traurig’s Silicon Valley office in East Palo Alto, and in San Francisco on October 6, from 11:30 – 1:00 p.m. at Four Embarcadero, Third Floor Conference Center. Gilbert will discuss such things as how data collection, management and sharing practices may affect a company’s valuation and hamper or delay corporate transactions; how to identify cybersecurity and privacy issues in preparation for a corporate transaction; how to incorporate cybersecurity and privacy matters in corporate documents; how to get your company ready in anticipation of a corporate transaction or a public offering; and how to finance your information privacy and security program.
Gilbert, a shareholder in the firm’s Silicon Valley office, focuses her practice and research on U.S. and global data privacy and security in a wide variety of markets, including, among others, internet, cloud computing, big data, connected devices, sensors, artificial intelligence, and other emerging technologies. Her clients include public or multi-national entities, cloud service providers, big data analytics companies, connected device developers, B2C and B2B businesses, publishers, internet stores, insurance companies, financial institutions, manufacturers, service providers, trade associations, nonprofit organizations, software developers, and others.
About Greenberg Traurig’s Cybersecurity, Privacy and Crisis Management Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Cybersecurity, Privacy and Crisis Management Practice is comprised of a multidisciplinary group of attorneys and professionals dedicated to developing strategies to address privacy, data security, and information management issues including privacy audits, policies and procedures, data security and PCI compliance, employee privacy, record retention/electronic discovery, international/cross-border data transfer, data breach readiness and response and litigation and dispute resolution, as well as the defense of data privacy, security breach and TCPA class action suits.
About Greenberg Traurig - Corporate & Securities Practice
Greenberg Traurig’s Corporate & Securities Practice comprises more than 400 lawyers who advise public and privately held companies and investment funds on global mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructurings, private equity and venture capital, underwritten and syndicated offerings, commercial finance and syndicated lending, cross-border transactions, and general corporate matters. The group’s industry experience includes transactions in a wide range of fields, from the pharmaceutical, medical devices, and life sciences fields, to representations involving clients in the aviation, banking, energy, health care, manufacturing, technology, and telecommunications sectors.
About Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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