On September 5, Eric Beach led a program to help startups assess cybersecurity risks and know how to respond in the event of a breach. After outlining the steps necessary to conduct a thorough risk assessment, Eric provided best practices for creating and implementing a formal security policy. He shared the essential elements of a breach plan and response and walked attendees through the benefits and limitations of cyberliablity insurance.
As a member of the firm's Intellectual Property and Entrepreneurial Services practice groups, Eric focuses his practice on advising clients on the value and business impacts of intellectual property, creating and negotiating technology and software licenses, and protecting clients' trademark, patent, copyright, and trade secret rights through litigation in both federal and state court.
Tonkon Talks is a series of lunch-hour presentations hosted by the firm’s Entrepreneurial Services Group. They are held on the first Wednesday of most months at the firm's CENTRL Office location. The talks provide an overview on legal topics that impact entrepreneurs and startups.