Submitted by Law Library on Tue, 04/08/2014 - 11:24am
The recent hackings of both Target and Schnuck’s credit/debit card information brought the idea of cybersecurity to the front of the general public’s mind. But what are the effects of cybersecurity on the law? The ABA published a short and insightful article from SLU Law alum Saundra McDavid on Cybersecurity Litigation, which may be of particular interest to business law practitioners. McDavid notes that issues related to personally identifiable information and negligence can be costly to settle or defend and can be a “public relations nightmare.” But with more and more technology being adopted every day and more of our lives dominated by the Web, the legal issues of cybersecurity aren’t going anywhere.
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