Corporate practice portfolio series ; no. 106.
" ... focuses on transactional risks encountered by attorneys, compliance officers and contract managers. It provides a practical overview of relevant laws and issues and how they arise in various types of commercial and corporate transactions, and why they can be critical business and legal risk management issues. The portfolio covers pre-contract considerations and explains the role of corporate due diligence in managing data-related risk in transactions, and provides a comprehensive checklist and commentary on transactional due diligence inquiries involving privacy and cybersecurity. It includes a section on special diligence considerations arising in certain industries and transaction categories, with accompanying practice tips. It also sets out key contract terms affecting the sharing of obligations and risk related to data privacy and cybersecurity."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction to data risk in transactions At a glance: commercial transaction issues in selected federal and state privacy and data security laws and regulations Privacy and cybersecurity due diligence Privacy language: basic contract terms addressing privacy and security in data services agreements Table of practice tools.
Digital File Characteristics
Source of Description
Title from title screen (viewed April 6, 2015).
Available in Other Form
Print version: Kennedy, John B., 1948- Cybersecurity and privacy in business transactions. Arlington, VA : Bureau of National Affairs, -