Privacy And Cybersecurity Issues In M&A

By on May 7, 2018

May 7, 2018

Querying the target to determine whether a breach has occurred has become standard practice, but that barely scratches the surface. “It is essential,” say the writers of this Today’s General Counsel article, “to have a plan to identify areas of material risk that may either thwart the deal or require significant mitigating measures.” This is a rapidly evolving landscape. If the target has violated privacy-related laws, for example, your company could be exposed to significant liability. Among the questions to raise is what information the potential partner collects. To answer it may require extensive investigation.

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Today’s General Counsel

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