Cyber Considerations in the Time of Covid-19

Program Number: 3097

Program Date: 03/27/2020


Please join data security legal counsel and a leading forensic investigator for an empowering discussion of cyber considerations for companies in light of Covid-19. Attendees will hear about recent Covid-19 cyber threats and how to address them, how in-house counsel can prepare for a data breach in a remote work environment, and how incident response teams can address the myriad legal issues arising from a data breach.

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California, Colorado Eligible, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey Eligible, New York, Texas Self Study

Credit Information

50 minute credit hour - 1.0 General CLE credit, based on a 50 minute credit hour
60 minute credit hour - 1.0 General CLE credit, based on a 60 minute credit hour

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Scot Lippenholz


Scot Lippenholz has over 25 years of experience working in Information Technology, including 13 years of Information Security experience for the Federal Civil Government, Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, Fortune 500, and Defense Industrial Base organizations. For the past 12 years Scot has responded to and managed large-scale intrusion investigations and conducted forensic examinations for counterintelligence and counter-terrorism investigations. As a Manager at CrowdStrike Services, he has developed and performed many proactive security services and manages and performs analysis on many cyber incidents each year.

Prior to joining the CrowdStrike team, Scot performed incident response, malware hunting, and digital forensics for Mandiant\FireEye and Booz Allen Hamilton. While performing incident response, he worked with the FBI, US-CERT, and various OSI organizations. Previously, Scot was the Senior Manager for Security Operations for a Fortune 100 company providing him valuable insight into how information security can operate harmoniously with business processes.

Scot has presented on technical topics at multiple security conferences, including DoD Cybercrime, US Cybercrime, BSides, and US Cyberspace Symposium. Additionally, he has spoken on Advanced Cyber Threats and Malware to NASA, University of Texas at San Antonio, Alamo ISSA, and several other organizations

Scot attended Stevenson University in the Masters of Science Forensic Studies program and graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Information Studies from University of Maryland Baltimore County. His certifications include GIAC Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA), CISSP, Access Data Certified Examiner (ACE), MCSE, MCDBA, CEH, ECSA, and DoD Certified Forensic Examiner.


Jena M. Valdetero, Esq

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Jena Valdetero co-leads the firm’s Data Privacy and Security Team and heads up the firm's Data Breach Response Team. Ms. Valdetero advises clients on all aspects of complex data privacy and security issues and has led more than 1,000 data breach investigations, including engaging with regulators. She also advises clients on compliance with myriad and emerging privacy laws and how to operationalize their requirements, including the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the Gramm Leach Bliley Act (GLBA), and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). She helps her clients assess their cyber security risks, including through drafting policies, procedures, and training materials, and conducting executive leadership data breach tabletops.

Ms. Valdetero also advises companies on data privacy and security risks related to mergers and acquisitions, and defends companies against privacy and data breach litigation. She regularly writes and speaks on cutting edge data issues around the world. In addition, Ms. Valdetero is a certified privacy professional through the International Association of Privacy Professionals (CIPP/US), for which she is a former KnowledgeNet Co-Chair.

In addition to her data privacy and security practice, Ms. Valdetero handles complex commercial litigation and business disputes on behalf of a diverse array of clients, including mortgage lenders and servicers, commercial lenders, consumer product manufacturers, healthcare companies, and major retailers. She defends clients facing business disputes, consumer lawsuits, and class actions, often achieving dismissal of cases before class certification. She approaches matters with an eye towards achieving the best possible resolution for the client, taking into consideration the client’s business interests, the strength of the legal defenses, and the need to discourage vexatious litigation. She prides herself on being responsive, recognizing that her role includes making sure clients are always fully apprised of what is happening in the matter as soon as it happens.

Ms. Valdetero is a passionate advocate of diversity and inclusion. She serves as the Vice Chair of the Women’s Leadership Board at BCLP and is a board member of the Women in Law Empowerment Forum, Chicago chapter. She is also a member of the firm’s Partner Advisory Board.