Articles and Speeches
Law department leadership, growing the IT relationship and data risk management as 2014 priorities
January 13, 2014
David F. Katz
From Inside Counsel, January 13, 2014
Today’s general counsel must understand emerging technology and be conversant with the company’s chief information officer (CIO) as well as all internal IT business partners. The CIO-GC relationship is becoming increasingly symbiotic, particularly within the context of a crisis, such as a data breach or network intrusion, not unlike the events in 2013 that plagued Target, the Federal Reserve, Living Social, Snapchat, Evernote, The Washington Post and Drupal, to name a few.