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2015 Cybersecurity Symposium

Monday, October 12, 2015
City Club, Los Angeles

Cybersecurity, Data Breach, and Privacy:
A Dialogue on the Rising Risks and Evolving Legal Landscape

Nossaman LLP and University of California, Irvine School of Law invite you to join us for this complimentary half-day seminar on recent developments in the areas of cybersecurity, data breach, privacy, and their implications on both the private and public sectors.

This program will feature experts from Nossaman LLP, select faculty from University of California, Irvine School of Law, national business leaders, and leading industry consultants.

Erwin Chemerinsky, founding Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law, and Raymond Pryke Professor of First Amendment Law at University of California, Irvine School of Law, will provide the keynote address.

This is a must-attend event for in-house counsel and senior executives responsible for protecting vulnerable business applications, intellectual property, and customer data.  Attendees will gain an understanding of how changes in the industry are impacting the ways public and private sector organizations protect against data breaches.

Click here to reserve your spot at our event.  Registration is on a first come, first served basis and seating is limited so please register early!

Monday, October 12, 2015
11:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Reception to Follow

City Club Los Angeles
555 S Flower Street, 51st Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

11:30 a.m.


11:50 a.m.

  Welcome & Introduction

12:00 p.m.

  Lunch Session: An Analysis of the U.S. Supreme Court
Erwin Chemerinsky, Founding Dean and Distinguished Professor of Law, University of California, Irvine School of Law

1:00 p.m.


1:15 p.m.

  Are Losses Arising from Cyber Breaches Insured?
Jeff Schermerhorn
, Vice President, Lockton Insurance Brokers, LLC
Timothy Thornton, Jr., Partner, Gray Duffy
Moderator: Shauhin Talesh, Assistant Professor of Law (Insurance Law), University of California, Irvine School of Law

2:00 p.m.


2:15 p.m.

  Front Line Privacy: The General Counsel's Perspective on Private Sector Cybersecurity
Farschad Farzan, Litigation Counsel, Square
Jack Lerner, Assistant Clinical Professor of Law (Privacy Law), University of California, Irvine School of Law
Gregory Pemberton, Director of Privacy, Legal and Business Affairs, Sony
Troy Sauro, Senior Privacy Counsel, Google
Moderators: Brendan Macaulay, Partner, Nossaman LLP and Thomas Dover, Partner, Nossaman LLP 

3:15 p.m.


3:30 p.m.


Not If, But When — Hack Offensives, Investigating Breaches, and Closing the Gaps on Data Leaks
Steven Morrison, Director of Forensic Technology, KPMG

Jonathan Ng, Manager, Deloitte Transactions and Business Analytics LLP
Gene Tsudik, Professor of Information and Computer Science, University of California Irvine
Moderator: Partner, Nossaman LLP


4:30 p.m.


4:45 p.m.

  The Changing Face of Cybersecurity Policy
Andrew Bonillo, Director of Cybersecurity and Public Safety, Verizon 
Bill Britton, Interim CIO and Cybersecurity Center Director, Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo
Moderator: Mario Barnes, Professor of Law (National Security), University of California, Irvine School of Law

5:30 p.m.

  Closing Remarks

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

  Networking Reception

For additional information, please contact Jenni Benson at or 949.477.7615.

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