JOLT Annual Symposium 

Cyber Security

Protecting Against Cyber Threats and Data Breaches Through Encryption and Regulation

February 24, 2017

8:00 – 9:00am Check In, Light Breakfast in Law School Atrium
9:00 – 9:15am Introduction


Dean Wendy Collins Perdue, Dean of the University of Richmond School of Law

9:15 – 10:00am The War Against Law Firm Data Breaches


Sharon Nelson, President, Sensei Enterprises, Fairfax, Va.


John Simek, Vice President, Sensei Enterprises, Fairfax, Va.

10:00 – 10:30am The Rise of the Data Lawyer and the Collapse of the eDiscovery, Data Security and Privacy Silos


Darin Sands, Shareholder, Lane Powell, Seattle and Portland

10:30 – 10:45am Coffee Break
10:45 – 11:15am Applying Technology to Governance


Eric Robinson, Strategic Discovery Consultant, KrolLDiscovery, Richmond, Va.

11:15 – 12:00pm Encryption for Lawyers: Its Time is Here


David Ries, Of Counsel, Clark Hill, Pittsburgh, Pa.


John Simek, Vice President, Sensei Enterprises, Fairfax, Va.

12:00 – 1:00 pm Lunch Served in Law School Atrium
1:00 – 1:45pm Ransomware: History, Historians, and Honor – the Intersection of Preparation and Prevention


Emily Fedeles, Associate, BakerHostetler, New York, N.Y.


James Sherer, Partner, BakerHostetler, New York, N.Y.

1:45 – 2:15pm Cyber Insurance: A Deep Dive


Judy Selby, Consulting Managing Director, BDO, Stamford, Ct.

2:15 – 2:45pm Cybersecurity Requirements and Concerns by Corporations for Outside Counsel and Vendors


Stacey Blaustein, Senior Attorney, IBM Corporation, New York, N.Y.

2:45 – 3:00pm Coffee Break
3:00 – 3:30pm Microsoft vs. Aerospatiale: An Impending Collision in the Cloud


Judge James C. Francis IV, U.S. Magistrate Judge, New York, N.Y.

3:30 – 4:15pm The New IG Playbook for Addressing Digital Age Threats 


Panel Discussion


Phil Favro, Consultant, Driven, Inc., Alpine, Utah

4:15 – 4:30pm Concluding Remarks


James Gibson, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and JOLT Faculty Advisor

4:30 – 6:00pm Reception in Law School Atrium