|About the Book|
Today’s hodgepodge of privacy and data security standards creates greater compliance burdens for corporations, employers, public agencies, and legal advisers.PLI’s Proskauer on Privacy: A Guide to Privacy and Data Security Law in the Information Age reduces those costly burdens. This comprehensive, one-stop reference covers the laws governing every area where data privacy and security is potentially at risk — including government records, electronic surveillance, the workplace, medical data, financial information, commercial transactions, and online activity, including communications involving children.Proskauer on Privacy provides essential details on how to develop compliance programs that help your entity satisfy federal and state standards, ensure data privacy and security, prevent cybercrime, and help entities avoid fines, penalties, litigation, damages, and negative publicity. Proskauer on Privacy also examines Europe’s rigorous privacy and data security standards, the laws in Canada, Australia, Japan, China, Hong Kong, India, Russia, and Dubai, as well as legal initiatives in California and other states.Updated at least at least once a year, Proskauer on Privacy: A Guide to Privacy and Data Security Law in the Information Age is vital reading for privacy and data security professionals and corporate attorneys, executives, managers, and human resource personnel, as well as for federal and state regulators.Founded in 1933, Practising Law Institute (Practicing Law Institute, PLI) is the nation’s foremost provider of continuing legal education. PLI is a leading publisher of authoritative legal references and other information resources and offers more than 300 live and electronic programs nationally.About the AuthorKristen J. Mathews is a partner in Proskauer’s New York office, is head of Proskauer’s Privacy and Data Security Practice Group, and is a member of the Technology, Media and Communications Practice Group. For over a decade, Ms. Mathews has specialized in technology, e-commerce, and media-related transactions and advice, with concentrations in the areas of data privacy, data security, direct marketing, and online advertising. She regularly advises clients on a wide range of matters, including privacy and data security compliance, responding to data security breach incidents, preparing privacy and data security policies, data profiling, behavioral marketing, open-source software issues, financial privacy, payment card data security, and telematics. She is certified as an information privacy professional (CIPP) by the International Association of Privacy Professionals and is the editor of Proskauer’s A Moment of Privacy e-newsletter and its Privacy Law Blog. Ms. Mathews also chairs Proskauer’s annual Proskauer on Privacy Conference.