Tampa Attorneys Detail Cybersecurity Litigation in Florida Bar Journal

July 12, 2016

Hardly a week goes by nowadays without headlines of yet another incident of corporate hacking  or  cybersecurity  theft.  Companies  that electronically  store  sensitive  information  are facing  the  ever-changing  challenge  of  guarding  against unauthorized  access  to  and  misuse  of  such  digital  data. 

As judicial development in the cybersecurity arena continues to evolve Phelps Dunbar Tampa attorneys Michael Hooker and Jason Pill have authored an article, “You’ve Been Hacked, and Now You’re Being Sued: The Developing World of Cybersecurity Litigation,” exploring emerging trends in the burgeoning field of cybersecurity litigation, including the types of claims typically asserted following digital data breaches, commonly asserted defenses to such claims, and the regulatory efforts to curb such breaches and protect consumers.

Click here to read the entire story in the July/August 2016 issue of the Florida Bar Journal.