Cyber Security: Are YOU at Risk? Essential Tips to Keep Your Clients and Your Law Firm Safe

Information security and privacy are at the forefront of everyone’s concern. High-profile cyberattacks have focused the world's attention on topics surrounding data protection, encryption, privacy and surveillance as never seen before. These trending events exemplify a rising background level of data leakage from government offices, businesses and other organizations, families and individuals. Speakers spend the day examining the many aspects of security and risks.

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Registration Fee, Cancellations and Refunds

• Early Registration ..... $320
• After March 23 .......... $345
(The fee includes electronic course materials, seminar attendance and coffee/refreshment breaks.)

On-Site Registrants will be provided the link to download electronic course materials at the time of registration. Printed seminar manuals will be available for purchase at the seminar.

Cancellation of registration must be received in writing by the LSBA no later than March 16. Cancellations will receive a full refund, less a $25 administrative charge. Absolutely no refunds will be made after March 16.

CLE CREDITS: This program has been approved for a maximum of 6.25 hours of CLE credits, including 1 hour of ethics.
Hotel Information:

Although the LSBA does not have a room block at the Hyatt Centric French Quarter Hotel, discount rates for LSBA members may be available. Contact: Carol Soler at (504) 266-6362 or Be sure to mention Corporate Account #: 95147. Availability is not guaranteed. Prevailing rates may apply

For more information, contact: CLE Dept. at (800) 421-5722
Annette Buras               Bridget Berins
(504) 619-0102            (504) 619-0137 


Larry E. Demmons • The Demmons Law Firm • New Orleans

Chauntis Jenkins Floyd • Porteous Hainkel & Johnson • New Orleans

8:00-8:30 a.m. 

8:30-9:30 a.m. - (1 credit)
Cybersecurity Risks 101 – What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Technology and the Cyber Network
David V. Meyer • Attorney at Law • Metairie
9:30-10:30 a.m. - (1 credit)
Digital Investigation and Trojan Defense: Is Your Electronic Discovery Legit?
Professor Golden G. Richard III • LA State University; Division of Computer Science and Engineering • Baton Rouge
10:30-10:45 a.m. 

10:45 a.m.-Noon - (1.25 credits)
Cutting Edge Issues in Cybersecurity Insurance Coverage Litigation
Chauntis Jenkins Floyd • Porteous Hainkel & Johnson • New Orleans
S. Payton Hodges • Duplass, Zwain, Bourgeois, Pfister, Weinstock and Bogart • Metairie
Noon-1:00 p.m.
Lunch (on your own)

1:00-3:00 p.m. - (2 credits)
Cyber Incidents: Protecting Your Future in an Ever-Changing Legal and Business Landscape
Pablo Gonzalez • Phelps Dunbar • New Orleans
J. Walter Green • Phelps Dunbar • Baton Rouge
David L. Patron • Phelps Dunbar • New Orleans

3:00-3:15 p.m.

3:00-4:00 p.m. - (1 credit - Ethics)
Lawyers’ Legal and Ethical Obligations to Provide Data Security
Lesli D. Harris • Stone Pigman Walther Wittmann • New Orleans
Sharonda R. Williams • Fishman Haygood Phelps Walmsley Willis & Swanson • New Orleans
Those who plan and teach LSBA seminar are volunteers. Their generous contributions of time, talent and energy make this and every LSBA seminar a success. We deeply appreciate their work.
The LSBA continues to encourage all its members to participate in the preparation and presentation of LSBA CLE programs.

* Please contact the LSBA CLE Dept. if you have a disability which may require special accommodations at this program. The LSBA is committed to enduring full accessibility for all registrants. *

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