Will the dazzling complexity of 21st century software and hardware, combined with the proliferation of cybersecurity tools designed to “secure” modern information technology systems, lead to a flood of litigation alleging negligent design, coding, and other claims commonly seen today for ‘real world’ technologies? This session will examine that possibility, along with existing safe harbor tools like the federal SAFETY Act, which can be used to manage such litigation.

Brian Finch, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
Katherine Gronberg, Vice President, Government Affairs, ForeScout Technologies
Christopher Porter, Chief Intelligence Officer, FireEye Inc

Room 311

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Brian Finch
Brian Finch

Partner
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Katherine Gronberg
Katherine Gronberg

VP Government Affairs
ForeScout

Christopher Porter
Christopher Porter

Chief Intelligence Officer
FireEye