Originally appeared in Legaltech News, October 2021: https://www.law.com/legaltechnews/2021/10/20/evaluating-the-new-rules-of-cybersecurity/ The U.S. doesn’t have a federal cybersecurity law, but that doesn’t mean there is no cybersecurity industry standard. There are regulations, case law, guidelines and state laws that, when combined, create an industry standard applicable to almost all business sectors. Specifically, if you receive, collect or hold data in an enumerated industry or sector, your business must have an information security program [...]
As data breaches increase across all industries, law firms and their corporate clients are particularly sensitive to data security practices to assure client information is as secure as possible. Law firms have grown used to completing data security surveys for each current or potential new client, while corporate legal departments have required their outside firms to document and share their processes to prove their security posture. There has not been [...]
Written by Kenya Parish-Dixon for the December 7th issue of Legaltech News Introduction The Association of Corporate Counsel is a professional organization comprised of in-house counsel serving the needs of in-house counsel. It has been in existence, in various forms, since 1983 and is currently an international organization with 45,000 members. After the Federal Trade Commission’s litigation support infrastructure was overhauled and all of its data pushed into a FedRAMP [...]
ETRM Group's Kenya Dixon recently spoke with Relativity about their annual Innovation Awards. You can read the entire interview here. Check out the insights from several of the award winners on how they spark innovation at work, in their home lives and in their communities.
ETRM Group's Kenya Dixon was recently interviewed by GlobalFinTech. You can read the entire interview here. Financial institutions have been at the forefront of data security breaches in 2020. As a result, “Financial institutions need to use AI technology/Behavioral Analytics to monitor what everyone in a financial institution is doing and how they do it. Identifiable anomalies in behavior need to be unmasked and monitored as part of risk avoidance,’’ shares Kenya [...]
ETRM Group's Kenya Dixon recently appeared on ACEDS Live. If you missed it, you can now watch it online here. Kenya and ACEDS Live Host Maribel Rivera cover a range of topics, including the launch of the ETRM Group, Kenya's past experience at the White House, career advice and women as leaders. Be sure to tune in!
Why eDiscovery Practices Need the Power Behind Cybersecurity Expertise and Technology Data is an asset and a liability. It fits into both accounting columns and will likely be used against a corporate entity if it is not secured properly. Databases contain trade secrets, personally identifiable information, HIPAA-protected health care information, proprietary information, and classified data. They also house sensitive information and evidence of liability or criminal behavior. Want to [...]
Data is an asset and a liability. It fits into both accounting columns and will not fail to be used against a corporate entity if not secured properly. Databases contain trade secrets, personally identifiable information, HIPAA-protected health care information, proprietary information and classified data. They also house sensitive information and evidence of liability or criminal behavior. As the size of databases grew, one thing became apparent: the information stored in [...]
By the time you read this, Americans will have been working from home for more than three months. This has never happened before in this country during the age of technology. As millions logged on to their home networks and personal devices in an attempt to keep their companies afloat, cybersecurity issues rose to the forefront of the many issues that companies had to manage. You can read the full [...]
Listen to Kenya Dixon Discuss Litigation, Records Management, and eDiscovery on FEDSpace’s New Podcast Titled “High Stakes Record Management”
Kenya Dixon, our General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer, joins the FEDSpace podcast to talk about her extensive experience with information governance and risk management while in the federal government. They touch on topics ranging from her experience with high risk litigation situations to how technology has changed the way the federal government manages its data. SUMMARY Kenya Dixon. General Counsel and Operating Officer at the Empire Technologies Risk Management [...]