FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 15, 2018

Contact:
Oliver F. Hays
Phillips Lytle LLP
716-847-5444

PHILLIPS LYTLE LLP PARTNER JENNIFER A. BECKAGE, CIPP/US, TO PARTICIPATE AS PANELIST AT “BIG THINKERS: INNOVATION IN BUSINESS” PRESENTED BY INNOVATE NIAGARA AND THE FIRSTONTARIO PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE

Buffalo, N.Y. – Phillips Lytle LLP Partner Jennifer A. Beckage, CIPP/US, will be a panelist at “BIG THINKERS: Innovation in Business” presented by Innovate Niagara and the FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre. The event will be held on Wednesday, May 16th from noon until 5 p.m. at the Centre. Ms. Beckage will participate in the panel discussion “Niagara Innovators Maximizing Data.”’

With a keynote speaker, two panel question and answer periods, and unlimited opportunities to network and build valuable business connections, participants stand to walk away more inspired, excited, and knowledgeable. Big Thinkers will feature a showcase of the innovative projects led by local entrepreneurs that are happening right now within the incubators powered by Innovate Niagara.

As the firm’s Data Security & Privacy Team Leader, Ms. Beckage’s legal practice is focused on cybersecurity, data breach litigation, risk management, privacy, regulatory law, and law enforcement. As a former technology entrepreneur and executive with a publicly traded company, Ms. Beckage brings a unique perspective to complex commercial litigation and data security matters. Recently, she was named to Cybersecurity Dockets “Incident Response 30” as one of the top 30 incident response attorneys in the nation.

Ms. Beckage is considered a thought leader in this space and regularly speaks on data security and privacy topics. She leads Phillips Lytle’s team of more than 20 Data Security & Privacy Attorneys across the firm’s footprint. The team regularly identifies and analyzes issues that IT departments might overlook to help put companies in legally defensible positions.

Phillips Lytle LLP is a premier regional law firm that is recognized nationally for its legal excellence. With offices in New York State, Washington, D.C., and Canada, our attorneys serve a multinational client base including FORTUNE 1000 companies, global and regional financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations, middle market companies, startups, entrepreneurs and individuals on important matters affecting their businesses and personal wealth. For more information, visit www.phillipslytle.com.

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