Benjamin Powell is a Partner at WilmerHale and widely recognized as one of the country’s top authorities on handling cybersecurity, data breach and related investigation matters. He is a leading attorney in handling complex regulatory matters relating to international investment and mergers, major investigations and strategic counseling. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Powell was unanimously confirmed by the United States Senate as General Counsel to the Director of National Intelligence.
With recent data breaches and cybercrime causing widespread concern amongst businesses and individuals, Getting the Deal Through – Cybersecurity is a timely addition to the series, providing a comprehensive international overview of relevant cybersecurity legislation and regulations. Subjects covered include: relevant national legislation, international standards and industry best practices; economic sectors affected by cybersecurity regulations; required data protection measures; obligations and liabilities of personnel and directors; relevant legislation concerning threats to intellectual property, critical infrastructure, privacy and civil liberties; challenges introduced by cloud computing; cybersecurity insurance; enforcement, compliance and regulatory oversight; threat detection and reporting; and recommended procedures for responding to data breaches.
Published in February 2019, this edition features the following chapters:
- Benjamin A Powell, Jason C Chipman and Maury Riggan, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP
Cyber clouds and silver linings?
- Edite Ligere
- England & Wales
- United States