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5 Ways To Keep Cybersecurity Woes From Derailing A Deal

Law360, New York (July 19, 2017, 7:06 PM EDT) -- As corporate America becomes more reliant on technology in an increasingly digital world, data breaches and other cybersecurity concerns are threatening to derail a rising number of transactions.

Here, Law360 outlines five ways dealmakers can get ahead of potential cybersecurity deal-breakers.

Dive Deeper into Due Diligence

Due diligence is a regular part of the M&A process, but when it comes to cybersecurity, the normal course of due diligence will likely fall short, explained Ieuan Jolly, a Loeb & Loeb LLP partner and leader of the firm's privacy, security and data optimization practice.

"Typically the focus of the due diligence is on...

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