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Boston Bar Association's Privacy and Cybersecurity Conference

May 14, 2019
Aloft Boston, Seaport District

401-403 D Street, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

On May 14, the Boston Bar Association is hosting its Privacy and Cybersecurity Conference on managing digital risk at Aloft Boston. The full-day conference will cover a wide range of topics from data breach response and litigation to compliance and transactional issues. Panelists will discuss new developments in the legal and regulatory landscape, while also offering insights into challenges and opportunities ahead. Health care attorney Nadine Peters will be on a panel of speakers that will discuss health care and life sciences, specifically the digital health and connected devices.

For more information, visit the BBA's event page here.

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