October 08, 2014

Jenner & Block Partners Mary Ellen Callahan and Matthew L. Jacobs will participate in a seminar that will explore best practices in responding to a cybersecurity incident.   Sponsored by Jenner & Block, “Data Breach 911: Reality Check on Your Cyber Incident Response Planning” will feature a real world table-top exercise describing a cybersecurity incident, followed by analysis and post mortem.  Mary Ellen will moderate the program, and Matt will address insurance coverage issues and join a panel including Mike Buratowski, vice president of Cybersecurity Services for General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions; John Lynch, chief of the U.S. Department of Justice’s Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section; and Clark Schweers, principal of BDO Consulting and practice leader for Forensics Insurance & Recovery.  The program will be held on October 15, 2014, at the firm’s D.C. office, 1099 New York Avenue, N.W., Suite 900.  CLE credit is available.

Mary Ellen is the founder and chair of the firm’s Privacy and Information Governance Practice.  The former chief privacy officer of the United States Department of Homeland Security, she has a unique and broad knowledge of and experience with the interface of the protection of privacy, civil rights and civil liberties with cybersecurity and national security issues.

Matt is a member of the firm’s Insurance Recovery and Counseling and Reinsurance Practices and has been successfully litigating insurance coverage matters for more than 25 years.  He handles complex, multi-party insurance coverage matters in state and federal courts.  

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