How PE Attys And Clients Can Get Ahead Of Cyberattacks

By Benjamin Horney (October 5, 2018, 4:26 PM EDT) -- Cyberattacks are becoming more common, disruptive and difficult to detect, and private equity attorneys should be imploring their clients to take preemptive action to ensure they have the proper practices in place to handle a cyber incident when it occurs.

Late last month, Facebook Inc. disclosed a data breach affecting at least 50 million users. Just a few days before that, the state of Connecticut issued a report saying that some public utilities in the U.S. are forced to deflect as many as one million cyber probes a day. Meanwhile, British retail lender Tesco Bank was just fined £16.4 million ($21.4...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!