New York, NY, August 16, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Daniel E. Frank, Partner, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Emerging Issues in Cyber Security: A 2013 Update.” This event is scheduled for September 6, 2013 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).
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About Daniel E. Frank
A member of Sutherland's Energy & Environmental Practice Group and the Firm's Global Privacy and Data Security Team, Dan Frank focuses on the energy industry. He represents energy trading companies, electric cooperatives and other electric utilities, generators, and end users before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and state public utility commissions. He assists his clients in North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) compliance matters, including counseling on compliance audits, developing procedures to comply with critical infrastructure protection (CIP) (cybersecurity), system protection and control, and other NERC Reliability Standards, and preparing compliance delegation agreements. He provides guidance on cybersecurity matters, counsels transmission owners and other market participants on transmission access, pricing and cost allocation issues, has drafted and negotiated power sales, interconnection and transmission service agreements, and advises clients in disputes over power transactions and transmission matters.
About Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is a law firm with global reach known for solving challenging business problems and resolving sophisticated legal issues for many of the world's largest companies. Founded in 1924, the firm handles matters throughout the United States and worldwide. Seven major practice areas—corporate, energy and environmental, financial services, intellectual property, litigation, real estate, and tax—provide the framework for an extensive range of focus areas, allowing Sutherland attorneys to serve a diverse client base that ranges from small and medium-sized start-up businesses to a significant number of Fortune 100 companies.
As cyber attacks continue to evolve, security experts must keep themselves up to date to combat increasingly sophisticated threats to protect their firms and clients. In a two-hour Live webcast, a panel of distinguished professionals will address significant issues that will shape up cyber security in 2013 along with practical guidance. Our speakers will address the following key issues:
- Mobile Malware, Hacktivism, Crimeware and Hacking
- Issues Relating to Cyber Risk Insurance and Data Breach Coverage
- Regulatory Updates on Cyber Legislation
- Practical Guidance to Cyber Breach Risk Assessment and Effective Incident Response
- And so much more.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.