2017 was a busy year for KYL’s data control and innovation teams.  In addition to articles, interviews and starting a new practice group, the firm’s technology and legal professionals brought their KYL Keeps You Learning program on the road, giving more than 20 presentations to clients and industry groups on topics related to data security, cyber risk, eDiscovery and innovation.  Here are a few of the highlights:


  • February 1 – Understanding and Managing the Dark Web (LegalCIO Forum)
  • March 15 – The Business End: Cyber Risk, Cyber Regulation and Cyber Insurance (KYL Client Seminar)
  • April 25 – Cybersecurity in eDiscovery (EY Sponsored Webinar)
  • June 14 – Buyer Beware: The Importance of Understanding Cybersecurity and Privacy Risks in M&A (Provisors)
  • June 28 – Technology, Third Party Vendor Risk and the DFS (KYL Client Presentation)
  • August 6 – The Importance of Technology, Teams and Transparency in Cybersecurity (CA MBA Western States)
  • August 9 – Ethical Considerations in the Wake of a Law Firm’s Disclosure of Client Information (KYL MCLE)
  • September 17 – Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities in the Shipping Industry (KYL Client Presentation)
  • September 20 – Ransomware and Advanced Persistent Threats with Issue Spotting Exercises (WIB Conference)
  • October 25 – Ransomware and Advanced Persistent Threats (WIB Webinar)
  • December 8 – Technology and the Duty of Competence (KYL MCLE)


  • January 31 – The New Inside and Outside Counsel Ecosystem (LegalCIO Forum)
  • May 9 – Workflow Automation: A LegalOps Paradigm Shift (CLOC Institute)
  • June 13 – Riding the Wave of Change to Meet Clients Needs more Efficiently (LegalTech West)
  • August 14 – Innovative Mindset: Collaboration Workflow for eDiscovery (ILTACON)
  • August 15 – Six Sparktalks on Leadership (ILTACON)
  • October 14 – Building a Culture of Customer-Focused Innovation: Getting Started & Case Studies (Strategic Technology Forum)
  • December 7 – Blockchain, Smart Contracts: Possibilities and Ethical Implications (KYL Client MCLE)

If you would like to have KYL’s team custom tailor one of these topics for your legal department, executive team or risk management team, please contact events@kyl.com.