Day Pitney managing partner Stan Twardy discusses how Connecticut's largest firms have adapted to economic pressures in the April 1 edition of The Hartford Business Journal, saying that, "The business of law has changed dramatically since 2008." He adds, "Fee pressures on us continue five years later and have caused firms of all sizes to look at the product they deliver to their clients and how they deliver it." The article also notes the increasing emphasis on technology at the region's law firms, including Day Pitney's emphasis on helping clients maintain data privacy.
On October 15, Jonathan Zelig served as a panelist on the topic, "Ransomware: Exposures and Opportunities," at the 2020 Massachusetts Insurance and Reinsurance Bar Association's Fall Symposium.
Day Pitney and the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Northeast Chapter co-hosted a virtual roundtable, "Basic Tech and Cyber Competency for In-House Counsel," on September 23.
Day Pitney Counsel Steven Cash will serve as featured panelist for the webinar "Decisional Advantage and Intelligence."
Day Pitney Advisory
Day Pitney Alert
Effective January 1, 2020, the new privacy law in California, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), will impact companies nationwide. Recent actions by the California Governor and Attorney General have provided some much needed clarity as to the law’s requirements to assist companies in their compliance preparations.
CIO Kermit Wallace is quoted on Law.com's Special Report: The Barometer's article, "Legal's Pandemic-Fueled Automation Binge Isn't Going Away."
Kermit Wallace was quoted in Legaltech News article, "The Pandemic Has Turbocharged Legal Automation – With Room to Spare."
Kermit Wallace was quoted in the Legaltech News article, "Firms May Still Be Adopting Their Old Tools, Let Alone New Ones."
Chief Information Officer Kermit Wallace was quoted in the Legaltech News articles, "Security, Stress and Schedules: How Collaboration Tools Are Changing Legal's Culture," and, "4 Unintended Problems Created by Pandemic Tech Adoption."
Eliza Fromberg was quoted in the article, "Personal Messaging Channels Pose Compliance Cybersecurity Risks," published by FundFire.