Incident Response and Planning
This course is approved for continuing legal education (CLE) credit in CA, CT, FL, NJ, and NY: 2.0 CLE credits for CA and 2.5 CLE credits for FL (Florida Bar Approval #2009147N). Please check with your local bar association for reciprocal state credit. Reporting requirements vary by state and we recommend that you check with your state's bar association for their guidelines on reporting requirements.
This course provides an overview of requirements and best practices governing incident response and incident response planning that can help companies mitigate downstream enterprise risk. The course will explain the potential consequences of a significant cybersecurity incident, which effective incident response and incident response planning are designed to reduce. The course will examine the obligations a company has or may have when it discovers a potential incident, including an overview of potential notification obligations and considerations on whether to involve law enforcement. The course also will address the need to develop, in advance of an incident, an incident response plan and discuss legal criteria and best practices in developing a plan that facilitates effective incident response.
You will understand the major legal risks presented by significant cyberattacks.
You will understand the current legal requirements governing response to cybersecurity incidents.
You will understand incident response plan requirements and best practices in developing and implementing such plans that can help mitigate enterprise risk.