Data breach incidents are at an all-time high, making data privacy and cyber security planning in mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions more crucial than ever. Counsel for buyers should evaluate and prioritize data privacy and cyber security risks when assessing a potential target and through the contract and closing of a deal.
Alan Brill, Senior Managing Director in the Cyber Risk practice of Kroll, a division of Duff & Phelps, will participate in a webinar discussion examining critical considerations for managing and allocating data privacy and cyber security risks in M&A deals.
Schedule: 1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. (EST)
The webinar will cover:
- Data privacy and cyber security issues for planning an acquisition strategy
- Creating a due diligence checklist to fit the data assets of the target
- Allocating data privacy and cyber security risks when drafting and negotiating transaction documents
- Representations and warranties
- Indemnity provisions