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How to land a job in cybersecurity and data privacy law

March 01, 2021

Cybersecurity and data privacy are two of the fastest growing and exciting areas of the law, which means that there are plenty of opportunities for law students to begin their career.  One of the main reasons why this field is growing so rapidly, is that laws and regulations


Discover cybersecurity law with TIPS' monthly meetings

March 01, 2021

In the technological driven world we live in today, cyber issues have pushed themselves to the forefront no matter what area of law we practice in.  This is especially true in light of the COVID pandemic that forced a new work-from-home world in which lawyers regularly attend court,

Mobile Security

Security and lawyers working on their mobile phones – do they mix?

October 03, 2018

So, why is it that lawyers are not using better tools, with better mobile adaptability? The classic excuse has been security: “We simply can’t work on mobile because it’s not secure.” At this day and age, when literally everyone else is on mobile, including banks and stock trading platforms, can this still be regarded as a valid argument?


After Equifax, a renewed focus on state and federal cybersecurity disclosure

March 08, 2018

Recent data breaches at Equifax and the Securities and Exchange Commission have renewed the spotlight on all aspects of cybersecurity, including disclosure. Shortly before the public revelations of these breaches, on August 17, Delaware’s governor signed the first major revision to the state’s data breach notification law since its 2005 enactment.

Law School Nation January 2017

Law School Nation - January 2017

January 01, 2017

News from law schools across the country, including a grant for a domestic violence position, a website targeting the access to justice gap, a new entrepreneurial program, a cybersecurity opportunity, and two new initiatives to combat sex trafficking.


Military lawyers discuss legal challenges of cyber threats

December 09, 2016

The ABA’s Standing Committee on Armed Forces Law (SCAFL), together with George Washington University Law School’s Military Law Society, National Security Law Association, and Cyberlaw Students Association, sponsored a cybersecurity law panel on September 21. The panel brought together lead military attorneys responsible for handling cybersecurity law issues for the

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Insights from the women of cybersecurity

May 13, 2016

With at least one million cybersecurity job openings in 2016, why do women make up only 11 percent of the information security workforce? Breaking the traditional notion of a male-dominated industry, the ABA Section of Science & Technology Law (SciTech) is highlighting women who are using their passion for

Cyber Thief

Four practical tips to succeed in the cybersecurity and privacy law market

December 09, 2015

October marked National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, and the ABA Section of Science & Technology Law (SciTech) hosted its second-annual Legal Careers in Cybersecurity, Privacy & Information Law event on Oct. 14th at Crowell & Moring LLP. Angela Styles, chair of the firm’s executive committee, and moderator David Bodenheimer, partner at