Above Board: Cybersecurity - What Boards Should Know Now

MoFo Perspectives Podcast

01 Dec 2020

In this episode of the Above Board podcast, Morrison & Foerster partner Dave Lynn speaks with Miriam Wugmeister, co-chair of MoFo’s preeminent Global Privacy and Data Security Group, and John Carlin, chair of the firm’s Global Risk and Crisis Management practice group, about directors’ roles in maintaining their companies’ cybersecurity, and mitigating the damage caused by a cybersecurity incident.

In this webcast you’ll hear Miriam and John discuss:

  • A cybersecurity preparedness practice that they identify as being crucial for a company’s management and board of directors;
  • What boards can do to help make certain their company is well-positioned to avoid a cybersecurity incident and sufficiently resilient to overcome one;
  • At what point board members should be informed of a cyber-breach;
  • Whether boards should ever conduct an independent investigation into a cyber-breach;

And more!



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