Cyber incidents and data breaches can trigger serious and lasting reputational, legal and business harm. We help clients manage and respond to fast-moving cyber crisis situations, while advising them on effective, proactive strategies to reduce risk by preparing for a cyber incident before it occurs.

Secretary Johnson to Speak at Oracle OpenWorld 2018 Conference

Litigation partner Jeh Johnson is among a number of high-profile thought leaders slated to speak at Oracle’s annual OpenWorld conference, which focuses on issues surrounding cloud technology, including AI, machine learning and blockchain.

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Steps to Strengthen Cybersecurity

In this video, litigation partner and former Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson discusses the current state of cybercrime, as well as fundamental steps companies can take to protect against a cyber-attack.

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Cybersecurity Rulemaking Developments Affecting Financial Institutions

In this video, litigation partner Roberto Gonzalez discusses the implications of the New York Department of Financial Service's landmark cybersecurity rule, as well as cyber rulemaking efforts by the federal banking agencies.

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Cybersecurity Enforcement Trends and Developments

Recently, a number of federal and state agencies have asserted their jurisdiction in the cybersecurity space through enforcement actions.

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Federal Banking Agencies Issue Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Enhanced Cybersecurity Standards

On October 19, the Federal Reserve Board ("Board"), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation ("FDIC"), and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency ("OCC") jointly issued an advanced notice of proposed rulemaking ("ANPR") seeking comment on a new set of enhanced cybersecurity standards for certain institutions under their supervision.

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The CFPB Enters the Cybersecurity Arena with Its First Enforcement Action

On March 2, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau entered an enforcement order against online payment platform Dwolla, Inc. for deceiving consumers about its data security practices and the safety of its online payment system.

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New Federal Guidance on the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015: What General Counsel Need to Know

The Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 ("CISA") was signed into law on December 18, 2015. The law authorizes companies to monitor and implement defensive measures on their own information systems to counter cyber threats.

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Paul, Weiss Among Am Law 100 Firms Forming Cybersecurity Alliance

As reported in The American Lawyer, Paul, Weiss is forming an alliance with at least five other Am Law 100 firms that will enable sharing of intelligence about cyber threats and vulnerability. 

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