Five Takeaways: How the SAFETY Act Can Help Protect Your Technology or Cybersecurity Business
Gunjan R. Talati, partner in the Government Contracts and Construction & Infrastructure Group recently presented at ING3NIOUS’ 2016 Cybersecurity, Privacy & Data Protection Retreat. Gunjan was on a panel titled “The Department of Homeland Security SAFETY Act, Cybersecurity & the Law: Parlaying a Risk Mitigation Program Into a Market Differentiator for Your Company” and discussed how the SAFETY Act could help cybersecurity and technology companies as both a liability shield and a market differentiator that could bring in
Given the benefits of the SAFETY Act, there’s no reason why technology and cybersecurity providers throughout all industries shouldn’t consider pursuing an application. Indeed, should the worst ever happen, they may find themselves in the middle of burdensome litigation with little protection. If they had done the legwork, they could have had a powerful shield.
Gunjan R. Talati