What In-House Counsel Can Do To Fight Cyberthreats
Charlotte Privacy and Data Security Member Karin McGinnis was quoted in Law 360 on September 20. The article titled, “What In-House Counsel Can Do To Fight Cyberthreats,” discusses how in-house counsel can play a pivotal role in helping their businesses prepare for possible data breaches, as companies of all sizes across industries seek to maintain security amid unprecedented challenges from cyberattacks.
McGinnis stated, “If a hacker accesses Social Security numbers through a company’s system but the organization doesn’t have a data security plan in place when it should under law, the state attorney general or effected consumers might have claims for a potential investigation.”
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