2018 in Cybersecurity
14 December 2017

Cybersecurity Trends to Watch for in 2018

As 2017 comes to a close, the Miller Johnson Privacy & Cybersecurity team takes a moment to reflect on the past year to help predict cybersecurity trends in 2018. In 2017, our clients experienced an unprecedented number of cyber-incidents and data breaches. Our small to medium-sized business clients were impacted most. These attacks coincided with […]

Laptop Phone Coffee
19 October 2017

Data Breach? First Call Your Lawyer.

If your company experiences a data breach, the first person you should contact is your lawyer.  While this advice is certainly self-serving to the authors, it is nevertheless the most prudent course of action. In the first few moments after a data breach, everything you say or do is discoverable in subsequent litigation or other […]

Euros - Privacy Shield
27 July 2017

Penalty: Up to 20 Million Euros, or 4% of Gross...

In data privacy circles, there is constant discussion regarding the EU-US Privacy Shield and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).  While the temptation for US- based companies to take an isolationist approach and ignore these EU regulations is understandable, doing so may unintentionally subject such companies to significant liability.  All US-based organizations that hold, […]