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Impact and Prevention of Tax Identity Theft

Gain a better understanding of tax identity theft, how to prevent it and what to do if your client is affected.

Data privacy and cybersecurity threats are constantly and rapidly evolving. This topic will address the most pressing cyber threats and provide information on developing a cybersecurity strategy to better combat fraud and protect client data as well as your own. The information will focus on providing tips for enhancing safeguards and implementing security controls and incident response plans to prevent, protect, mitigate, respond, and remediate cyber incidents. We will also discuss enterprise risk management and prevention; data security plan development and implementation; effective responses to an attack and/or breach; and state and federal laws and regulations governing data security.

87 minutes
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Agenda

Current Trends and Cyber Risks

  • Emerging Cyber Threats
  • High-Risk Data in a Highly Connected World

Security Challenges During a Pandemic

  • Challenges of Remote Working
  • Connected Devices and Vulnerable Communication Platforms
  • Remote Access to Corporate Networks and Data

How to Minimize Risks and Protect Yourself Against Identity Theft

  • Developing Data Security Plans to Prevent, Protect From, and Counter Cyber Threats
  • Developing a Cybersecurity Strategy to Better Combat Fraud and Protect Clients' Data
  • Developing Incident Response Plans to Mitigate, Respond, and Remediate Cyber Incidents or Data Breaches

Laws and Regulations

  • Laws and Regulations Governing Data Security That Apply to Specific Sectors/Industries
  • State and Federal Identity Theft Protections Laws and Data Breach Notification Requirements
  • Available Guidelines, Frameworks, and Benchmarks

Practicing Cyber Hygiene

  • Cybersecurity Best Practices to Protect Sensitive Data at Rest and in Transit
  • Security Controls to Protect Connected Devices, Email Communication, and Avoid Phishing Scams and Ransomware Attacks
  • Privacy Issues and Employee Training
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  • Arizona CLE 1.5
     
  • CA MCLE 1.5
     
  • HI CLE 1.25
     
  • NJ CLE 1.8
     
  • VT CLE 1.5
     
  • WV MCLE 1.8
     
The CLE Code is ONLY a requirement when applying for CLE Credit in California (for participatory credit), Kansas, New Jersey or New York. Other states do not need to supply the CLE Code to apply for CLE credit.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

OnDemand Course

Applications have not yet been submitted for Delaware, Idaho, Kentucky, Maine, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Wyoming CLE for this course. However, if you are interested in obtaining CLE for any of the listed states or have any additional credit questions please email us at [email protected] or call us at 866-352-9540.

This course was last revised on January 7, 2021.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

  • AK CLE 1.5
     
  • Alaska attorneys may receive 1.5 hours of continuing legal education for completing this program. Please contact the Alaska Bar Association or go to www.alaskabar.org for details regarding reciprocity with other states.
     
  • AL CLE 1.5
     
  • This course or a portion thereof has been approved by the Alabama State Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for a maximum of 1.5 hours credit.
     
  • AR CLE 1.5
     
  • This course has been approved for 1.5 hours of CLE by the Arkansas CLE Board.
     
  • Arizona CLE 1.5
     
  • The Arizona State Bar does not pre-approve or pre-certify MCLE programs. However, records of this program and attendance will be maintained by Lorman Education Services for auditing purposes. This activity may qualify for up to 1.5 hours toward your annual CLE requirement for the State Bar of Arizona.
     
  • CA MCLE 1.5
     
  • Lorman Business Center, LLC. is a State Bar of California approved MCLE sponsor and this course qualifies for 1.5 CLE hours of participatory credit.
     
  • CT CLE 1.0
     
  • Neither the Connecticut Judicial Branch nor the Commission on Minimum Continuing Legal Education approve or accredit CLE providers or activities. This course has been approved for CLE credit in jurisdictions aside from CT and therefore it automatically meets the content and delivery requirements in Connecticut. Credit is based on a 60 minute credit hour and shall be awarded as follows: 1.0 CLE credit(s).
     
  • HI CLE 1.25
     
  • This program was approved by the Hawaii State Board of Continuing Legal Education for 1.25 CLE credit hours.
     
  • IL CLE 1.25
     
  • This course was approved for a total of 1.25 hours of MCLE Credit by the Illinois MCLE Board.
     
  • ND CLE 1.5
     
  • North Dakota CLE policy does not allow for pre-approval of any self-study courses. This course may qualify for up to 1.5 hours of CLE credit.
     
  • NH MCLE 1.5
     
  • NH MCLE does not approve or accredit CLE activities for the NH Minimum CLE requirement. Lorman Education Services believes this Ondemand course meets the requirement of NH Supreme Court Rule 53 and may qualify for CLE credit(s). Program Length: 87 Minutes.
     
  • PA CLE 1.0
     
  • This Distance Learning program has been approved by the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board for 1.0 hours of substantive law, practice and procedure CLE credit.
     
  • RI CLE 1.5
     
  • This program has been approved by the Rhode Island Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Commission for 1.5 hours of CLE credit.
     
  • VT CLE 1.5
     
  • This self-study program has been approved by the Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board of Vermont for 1.5 hour(s) of CLE credit. Please note: Attorneys may only claim 6 credits per compliance period in this format. This course is considered "Non-Moderated Programming without Interactivity".
     
  • WV MCLE 1.8
     
  • This program has been approved by the West Virginia State Bar MCLE Commission for 1.8 MCLE hours.
     

To earn each credit Lorman offers through the OnDemand learning platform, you need to watch 100% of the program. Also, for certain credits you will need to fulfill additional requirements which will be displayed on the "credits" tab when viewing the course.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Faculty

Linn Freedman

Linn Freedman

Robinson & Cole LLP

  • Partner and chair of the Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice at Robinson & Cole LLP (Robinson+Cole)
  • Practices in data privacy and security law, cybersecurity, and complex litigation
  • Provides guidance on data privacy and cybersecurity compliance to a full range of public and private clients across all industries, such as construction, education, health care, insurance, manufacturing, real estate, utilities and critical infrastructure, marine, and charitable organizations
  • Regularly delivers presentations around the country on data privacy and cybersecurity, and has most recently provided programming for the IRS Nationwide Tax Forum, the Legal Nurse Consultant Summit, all five Massachusetts Homeland Security regions, and the Greater Boston Chapter of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, among many others
  • An adjunct professor of the practice of cybersecurity at Brown University and an adjunct professor of law at Roger Williams University School of Law
  • Writes extensively on data privacy and cybersecurity topics, including for Robinson+Cole’s Data Privacy + Security Insider and Health Law Diagnosis blogs
  • Member of the American Bar Association, Rhode Island Bar Association, Rhode Island Women's Bar Association, Women’s Health Council of Rhode Island, International Association of Privacy Professionals, Rhode Island Health Care Reform Commission, Association of Pharmacy Lawyers, American Health Lawyers Association, Women in the Boardroom, Defense Counsel of Rhode Island, and WBL Network
  • J.D. degree, Loyola University School of Law
  • Can be contacted at 401-709-3353 or [email protected]
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Product ID: 407452
Published 2021
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