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142nd Annual Meeting
Illinois State Bar Association
June 14 - 16, 2018
The Abbey Resort, Fontana, Wisconsin

Friday, June 15th

Breakfast Symposium
"Cybersecurity for Law Firms"
7:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Presented by ISBA Standing Committee on Law Office Management & Economics

Discover the risks of cybercrime, the fundamentals of a cybersecurity policy, and the related ethical and professional responsibility issues that could affect your practice! Cybercrimes are on the rise and law firms of all sizes are being targeted by cybercriminals set on stealing and monetizing confidential information. Regardless of whether you are employed in private practice, a corporate law department, or governmental agency, it is important that you are able to identify the cybersecurity risks in your office and know how to develop effective strategies for keeping your data secure. Don't miss this opportunity to discuss the cyber-threat landscape, the fundamentals of a law firm cybersecurity strategy, and your responsibilities regarding cybersecurity.
$40.00 per ticket
1.0 MCLE hours, including 1.0* Professional Responsibility MCLE credit hours (PMCLE credit subject to approval)

 

To attend any of the CLE programs below please register for them separately by following the appropriate links.

CLE Program
The Ethics of Technology

9:00 – 10:30 a.m.
Presented by ISBA Standing Committee on Legal Technology
Join us as we examine information security, the ethics of technology, and how to communicate to your clients that their private data is safe and secure! Requires separate registration.

CLE Program
Succession and Transition Planning

10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Presented by ISBA Special Committee on Succession and Transition Planning
Are you prepared for the unexpected? Most attorneys think they have a long time before they need to worry about setting up a succession plan, but the unexpected can happen at any time. Don't miss this seminar that explains why succession planning is important and shows you how to create a successful plan. Requires separate registration.

CLE Program
The $53 Million Fraud
1 – 3:30 p.m.
Co-sponsored by Helios Digital Learning
Fraud can happen to anyone, but who is responsible for catching it? Don't miss this program that examines the city of Dixon case and contemplates what role attorneys and auditors should play in uncovering fraud. Requires separate registration.